The flames of Paris [videorecording] = Flammes de Paris / produced by François Duplat and Antoine Perset ; a coproduction of Bel Air Media, Telmondis, NHK, Bolshoi Theater Moscow, with the participation of France Télévisions and the support of Centre National de la Cinématographie.

Format
Video/Projected medium
Language
  • English
  • Russian
Published/​Created
[Paris] : Bel Air Classiques, c2010.
Description
1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Details

Subject(s)
Choreographer
Producer
Dancer
Conductor
Librettist
Set designer
Costume designer
Lighting designer
Television director
Performer
Production company
Publisher
Form/​Genre
  • Filmed ballets
  • Documentary films
  • Filmed performances
  • Filmed dance
Contains
Summary note
About the French Revolution and its protagonists, the common people, revolutionary in mood and ready for action.
Notes
  • Title from container.
  • Ballet in two acts.
  • Book by Alexander Belinsky and Alexei Ratmansky on the basis of the original libretto by Nikolai Volkov and Vladimir Dmitriev.
  • Chapter listings and synopsis in English, French and German (15 p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.) inserted in container.
  • Special features include (21 min): interviews and rehearsals with Natalia Osipova, Ivan Vasiliev and Alexei Ratmansky.
Creation/​Production credits
Choreography, Alexei Ratmansky, with use of the original choreography by Vasily Vaynonen ; music, Boris Asafiev ; scenography, Ilya Utkin and Evgeny Monakhov ; costumes, Yelena Markovskaya ; lighting, Damir Ismagilov ; TV and video director, Vincent Bataillon.
Time and place of event
Filmed at the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow, March 2010.
System details
DVD-9; all regions; widescreen (16:9) presentation; sound format 2.0 PCM, 5.1 Dolby digital; NTSC.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s)
Natalia Osipova (Jeanne) ; Denis Savin (Jerome) ; Ivan Vasiliev (Philippe) ; Yuri Klevtsov (Marquis) ; Nina Kaptsova (Adeline) ; Anna Antonicheva (Mireille de Poitiers) ; Ruslan Skvortsov (Antoine Mistral) ; Bolshoi Ballet ; Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra ; Pavel Sorokin, conductor.
Language(s)
Bonus in Russian, with English, French, and German subtitles.
Other title(s)
  • Flammes de Paris
  • Flames of Paris (Choreographic work : Ratmansky after Vaĭnonen)
Publisher no.
BAC062
OCLC
701865760
Other standard number
  • 3760115300620
RCP
N - S