Becoming Traviata DVD

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An intimate and fascinating documentary that invites you to go behind the curtains of one of the world's greatest operas Verdi's masterpiece La Traviata. Director Philippe Béziat offers a rare glimpse into the creative process of renowned singers and musicians as they collaborate to produce a contemporary re-telling of this classic opera at the prestigious Festival d'Aix-en-Provence in France. French theatre/opera director Jean-François Sivadier and celebrated Met Opera soprano Natalie Dessay work side by side to tirelessly craft and mould with perfect... precision Verdi's heroine Violetta. Dessay's metamorphosis is truly mesmerising. Other collaborators include the London Symphony Orchestra musicians Estonian Philharmonic Choir singers performers lighting technicians and set designers who work in unison to bring to life one magnificent artistic expression. Special Features: Interviews with Jean-François Sivadier Natalie Dessay Louis Langrée Charles Castronovo Ludovic Tézier and director Philippe Béziat [show more]

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Released
26 May 2014
Directors
Actors
Format
DVD 
Publisher
Axiom Films 
Classification
Runtime
113 minutes 
Features
PAL 
Barcode
5060301630202 
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Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 (Europe) or region Free DVD Player in order to play.  An intimate and fascinating documentary that invites you to go behind the curtains of one of the world s greatest operas, Verdi s masterpiece, La Traviata. Director Philippe Béziat offers a rare glimpse into the creative process of renowned singers and musicians as they collaborate to produce a contemporary re-telling of this classic opera at the prestigious Festival d Aix-en-Provence in France.  French theatre/opera director Jean-François Sivadier and celebrated Met Opera soprano Natalie Dessay work side by side to tirelessly craft and mould, with perfect precision, Verdi s heroine, Violetta. Dessay s metamorphosis is truly mesmerising. Other collaborators include the London Symphony Orchestra musicians, under the direction of Louis Langrée, Estonian Philharmonic Choir singers, performers, lighting technicians and set designers who work in unison to bring to life one magnificent artistic expression 

Documentary about the making of a brand new production of Verdi's opera 'La Traviata'. Following soprano Natalie Dessay's relationship with director Jean-Francois Sivadier, the documentary sheds light on what the audience never sees: backstage. With music performed by the London Symphony Orchestra under the direction of conductor Louis Langrée.

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