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The Resource La danse : le Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris, directed by Frederick Wiseman ; produced by Françoise Gazio, Pierre-Olivier Bardet (Idéale Audience) and Frederick Wiseman (Zipporah Films) ; in co-production with l'Opera National de Paris ; in association with Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), (videorecording Blu-ray)

La danse : le Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris, directed by Frederick Wiseman ; produced by Françoise Gazio, Pierre-Olivier Bardet (Idéale Audience) and Frederick Wiseman (Zipporah Films) ; in co-production with l'Opera National de Paris ; in association with Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
La danse : le Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris
Title
La danse
Title remainder
le Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris
Statement of responsibility
directed by Frederick Wiseman ; produced by Françoise Gazio, Pierre-Olivier Bardet (Idéale Audience) and Frederick Wiseman (Zipporah Films) ; in co-production with l'Opera National de Paris ; in association with Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
Title variation
Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris
Contributor
Adapter
Choreographer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Paris Opera Ballet is one of the world's best ballet companies. The film follows the rehearsals and performances of seven ballets: Genus by Wayne McGregor, Medea by Angelin Preljocaj, The House of Bernarda Alba by Mats Ek, Paquita by Pierre Lacotte, The Nutcracker by Rudolph Nureyev, Orpheus and Eurydice by Pina Bausch, and Romeo and Juliet by Sasha Waltz. The film shows the work involved in administering the company and the coordinated and collaborative work of choreographers, ballet masters, dancers, musicians, and costume, set, and lighting designers
Member of
Awards note
Official selection: Toronto International Film Festival; Venice International Film Festival, Orizzonti.
Cataloging source
OQX
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Genus (Choreographic work : McGregor)
  • Nutcracker (Choreographic work : Nureyev, after Petipa, M)
  • Songe de Médée (Choreographic work : Preljocaj)
  • Paquita (Choreographic work : Lacotte after Petipa, M)
  • Romeo and Juliet (Choreographic work : Waltz)
  • House of Bernarda Alba (Choreographic work : Ek)
  • Orpheus and Eurydice (Choreographic work : Bausch)
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Credits note
Photographed by John Davey ; edited by Frederick Wiseman, Valérie Pico
Language note
In French [and English] with English subtitles
PerformerNote
The Corps de Ballet of the Paris National Opera, The Orchestra of the Paris National Opera, The School of Dance of the Paris National Opera ; the dancers, Émilie Cozette, Aurélie Dupont, Dorothée Gilbert, Marie-Agnés Gillot, Agnés Letestu, Delphine Moussin, Clairemarie Osta, Lætitia Pujol, Kader Belarbi, Jérémie Belingard, Mathieu Ganio, Manuel Legris, Nicolas Le Riche, José Martinez, Hervé Moreau, Benjamin Pech, Wilfried Romoli ; premiere dancers, Isabelle Ciaravola, Nolwenn Daniel, Ève Grinsztajn, Mélanie Hurel, Myriam Ould-Braham, Stéphanie Romberg, Muriel Zusperreguy, Yann Bridard, Stéphane Bullion, Christophe Duquenne, Mathias Heymann, Karl Paquette, Stéphane Phavorin, Emmanuel Thibault ; choreographers, Mats Ek, Emanuel Gat, Pierre Lacotte, Wayne McGregor, Angelin Preljocaj
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  • 1958-
  • 1938-1993
  • 1975-
  • 1932-
  • 1797-1868
  • 1818-1910
  • 1840-1893
  • 1817-1897
  • 1826-1917
  • 1803-1869
  • 1685-1750
  • 1714-1787
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  • Wiseman, Frederick
  • Gazio, Françoise
  • Bardet, Pierre-Olivier
  • McGregor, Wayne
  • Talbot, Joby
  • Deru
  • Nureyev, Rudolf
  • Preljocaj, Angelin
  • Lanza, Mauro
  • Lacotte, Pierre
  • Mazilier, Joseph
  • Petipa, Marius
  • Coleman, David
  • Waltz, Sasha
  • Ek, Mats
  • Bausch, Pina
  • Gat, Emanuel
  • Davey, John
  • Pico, Valérie
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich
  • Deldevez, Édouard Marie Ernest
  • Minkus, L.
  • Berlioz, Hector
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian
  • Gluck, Christoph Willibald
  • Opéra de Paris
  • Idéale Audience International
  • Zipporah Films
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
158
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  • Opéra de Paris
  • Ballet companies
  • Ballets
  • Choreography
Technique
live action
Label
La danse : le Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris, directed by Frederick Wiseman ; produced by Françoise Gazio, Pierre-Olivier Bardet (Idéale Audience) and Frederick Wiseman (Zipporah Films) ; in co-production with l'Opera National de Paris ; in association with Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary/performance
  • Running time for disc: 158 min
  • Originally produced in 2009; copyright held by Idéale Audience and Zipporah Films
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • choreography, Pierre Lacotte from Joseph Mazilier and Marius Petipa ; music, Edouard Marie Deldevez and Ludwig Minkus ; adapted by David Coleman
  • Roméo et Juliette
  • choreography, Sasha Waltz ; music, Hector Berlioz (Symphonie dramatique, Op. 17, H. 77)
  • La maison de Bernarda
  • choreography, Mats Ek ; music, Johann Sebastian Bach (Concerto pour orgue no. 2 en la mineur BWV 593), traditional Spanish musics
  • Orphée et Eurydice
  • choreography and staging, Pina Bausch ; Christoph Willibald Gluck
  • Ballet excerpts:
  • Genus
  • choreography, Wayne McGregor ; music, Joby Talbot and Deru
  • Casse-noisette
  • choreography, Rudolf Noureev ; music, Piotr Ilyitch Tchaïkovsky
  • Le songe de Médée
  • choreography, Angelin Preljocaj ; music, Mauro Lanza
  • Paquita
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (158 min.)
Isbn
9781885918871
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2803615
  • (OCoLC)973023812
  • (OCoLC)ocn973023812
  • 2803615
System details
  • NTSC, all regions; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 2.0
  • Blu-ray; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
La danse : le Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris, directed by Frederick Wiseman ; produced by Françoise Gazio, Pierre-Olivier Bardet (Idéale Audience) and Frederick Wiseman (Zipporah Films) ; in co-production with l'Opera National de Paris ; in association with Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary/performance
  • Running time for disc: 158 min
  • Originally produced in 2009; copyright held by Idéale Audience and Zipporah Films
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • choreography, Pierre Lacotte from Joseph Mazilier and Marius Petipa ; music, Edouard Marie Deldevez and Ludwig Minkus ; adapted by David Coleman
  • Roméo et Juliette
  • choreography, Sasha Waltz ; music, Hector Berlioz (Symphonie dramatique, Op. 17, H. 77)
  • La maison de Bernarda
  • choreography, Mats Ek ; music, Johann Sebastian Bach (Concerto pour orgue no. 2 en la mineur BWV 593), traditional Spanish musics
  • Orphée et Eurydice
  • choreography and staging, Pina Bausch ; Christoph Willibald Gluck
  • Ballet excerpts:
  • Genus
  • choreography, Wayne McGregor ; music, Joby Talbot and Deru
  • Casse-noisette
  • choreography, Rudolf Noureev ; music, Piotr Ilyitch Tchaïkovsky
  • Le songe de Médée
  • choreography, Angelin Preljocaj ; music, Mauro Lanza
  • Paquita
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (158 min.)
Isbn
9781885918871
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2803615
  • (OCoLC)973023812
  • (OCoLC)ocn973023812
  • 2803615
System details
  • NTSC, all regions; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 2.0
  • Blu-ray; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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