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Title Rusalka [videorecording] / a coproduction of Francois Roussillon & Associés, Opéra National de Paris in association with France 2 ; directed by Robert Carsen ; directed for television and video by Francois Rousillon.

Imprint Ratingen, Germany : TDK Mediactive, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B DVOR RUS C00DVD    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (155 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (11 p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.)
Note Opera in three acts.
Credits Music by Antonín Dvořák ; libretto by Jaroslav Kvapil.
Cast Renée Fleming (Rusalka) ; Sergei Larin (The Prince) ; Franz Hawlata (The water spirit) ; Larissa Diadkova (Jezibaba) ; Eva Urbanova (The foreign princess) ; Michel Sénéchal (The gamekeeper) ; Karine Deshayes (The kitchen boy) ; Orchestra and Choirs of the Opéra National de Paris ; James Conlon, conductor ; Jean Laforge, chorus master.
Event Recorded at the Opéra National de Paris, Bastille, June 2002.
Summary Based on two fairy tales, it tells the story of a water-nymph, Rusalka, yearning to become human because she has fallen in love with a mortal.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, all regions, letterboxed (16:9) presentation; AC3 digital 5.0, DTS 5.0, LCPM stereo.
Language In Czech, with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish or Italian.
Subject Nymphs (Greek deities) -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Amor -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Music videos
Added Author Carsen, Robert.
Roussillon, François.
Fleming, Renée.
Larin, Sergeĭ, 1956-2008.
Hawlata, Franz.
Di︠a︡dʹkova, Larisa.
Urbanová, Eva.
Conlon, James, 1950-
Laforge, Jean, 1925-
Kvapil, Jaroslav, 1868-1950.
Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904. Rusalka.
François Roussillon et associés.
Opéra Bastille.
France 2 cinéma (Firm)
Opéra national de Paris.
Standard No. 824121000448

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