The Resource Becoming Traviata

Becoming Traviata

Label
Becoming Traviata
Title
Becoming Traviata
Contributor
Actor
Distributor
Film director
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Summary
An exhilarating account of the creative process and a rousing, uniquely accessible rendition of Verdi{u2019}s glorious opera. Director Béziat, known for his innovative documentaries on classical music, trains his cameras on a 2011 production of La Traviata helmed by celebrated stage director Jean-François Sivadier. We get a behind-the-scenes look at such areas as set design and musical direction, but the heart of the film is the intense collaboration between Sivadier and charismatic soprano Natalie Dessay. With an emphasis on stunning, psychologically revealing gestures, they work out a naturalistic, erotic, emotionally direct interpretation of Violetta that is mirrored by the immediacy of the in-rehearsal performances. Official Selection at the **BFI London Film Festival**. *"Zeroing in on the art of rehearsal, "BECOMING TRAVIATA" is an exquisitely observed look at performance and the creative process." - Sheri Linden, **The Los Angeles Times***
Cataloging source
CaSfKAN
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Distrib Films in 2012
Language note
In French
PerformerNote
Jean-François Sivadier, Natalie Dessay
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Béziat, Philippe
  • Sivadier, Jean-François
  • Dessay, Natalie
  • Distrib Films (Firm)
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artists
  • Music
  • Performing arts
  • Documentary films
Technique
live action
Label
Becoming Traviata
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frames
  • Film
  • In Process Record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
kan6918577
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video file) (112 minutes):
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound.
Publisher number
6918577
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Becoming Traviata
Link
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frames
  • Film
  • In Process Record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
kan6918577
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video file) (112 minutes):
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound.
Publisher number
6918577
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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