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Title Jewels [videorecording] / choreography by George Balanchine ; a coproduction Opéra national de Paris, Telmondis ; in association with France 2, Thirteen/WNET New York, Opus Arte ; director, Pierre Cavassilas. associate producer, Josette Affergan.

Imprint Waldron, Heathfield, East Sussex, U.K : Opus Arte, [2006]
1 hold on first copy returned of 2 copies


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    792.842 JEW    Staff Reported Missing
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    792.842 JEW    Missing
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (152 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Ballet in 3 parts.
Program notes in English, German and French in container.
Extra feature: George Balanchine forever / a film by Rainer E. Moritz ; an RM Creative production for Telemondis (ca. 59 min. ; 2006)
Contents Emeralds / music, Gabriel Fauré (Pelléas et Mélisande ; Shylock) -- Rubies / music, Igor Stravinsky (Capriccio for piano and orchestra) -- Diamonds / music, Pyotr Ilyich Thciakovksy (Symphony no. 3 in D major, op. 29 "Polish")
Credits Sets and costume designer, Christian Lacroix ; lighting designer, Jennifer Tipton ; Paris Opera Ballet and Orchestra ; musical director, Paul Connelly ; editor, Emmanualle Dupont ; director of photography, Pierre Dupouey.
Performer Dancers: Kader Belarbi, Mathieu Ganio, Laëtitia Pujol, Clairemarie Osta (Emeralds); Aurélie Dupont, Marie-Agnès Gillot (Rubies); Agnès Letestu, Jean-Guillaume Bart (Diamonds); Paris Opera Ballet.
Event Recorded in performance Oct.-Nov. 2005, Opéra national de Paris.
Summary George Balanchine's world-famous abstract ballet is a lyric tribute to women and the capital cities of the great dance schools. Accompanying by a documentary discussing Balanchine, his style of classical dancing, and his ballet Jewels.
System Details DVD, NTSC; all regions; soundtracks in DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo; aspect ratio 16:9.
Language Documentary in English & French, with optional subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.
Subject Balanchine, George
Jewels (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Choreographers -- United States -- Biography
Genre/Form Ballet television programs
Cultural television programs
Documentary films
Added Author Balanchine, George Choreographer.
Cavassilas, Pierre. Director.
Affergan, Josette. Producer.
Dupont, Aurélie Dancer.
Gillot, Marie-Agnès Dancer.
Letestu, Agnès Dancer.
Osta, Clairemarie Dancer.
Pujol, Laetitia Dancer.
Bart, Jean-Guillaume Dancer.
Belarbi, Kader. Dancer.
Ganio, Mathieu. Dancer.
Connelly, Paul (Conductor) Conductor.
Lacroix, Christian, 1951- Costume designer. Set designer.
Tipton, Jennifer Lighting designer.
Moritz, Reiner E., 1938- Producer. Director.
Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. Pelléas et Mélisande. Selections
Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. Shylock. Selections
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Capriccio, piano, orchestra
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Symphonies, no. 3, op. 29, D major
Opéra de Paris. Ballet
Opéra de Paris. Orchestre
Opéra national de Paris
Telmondis (Firm)
France 2
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
RM Creative Fernseh- und Film-GmbH.
Opus Arte (Firm)
Note Parallel title on container: Joyaux
Added Title Jewels, Joyaux
Jewels (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
George Balanchine forever.
Standard No. 809478009511
Music No. OA 0951D Opus Arte

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