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Title Owen Wingrave [videorecording] / [music by] Benjamin Britten ; libretto [by] Myfanwy Piper ; director, Margaret Williams ; producer, Anne Beresford ; produced by MJW Productions for Channel Four Television and RM Associates.
Publication West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2005?]
Description 1 videodisc (150 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
digital optical stereo Dolby
video file
Call # DVD
System Req DVD; Dolby AC3 stereo.; aspect ratio 16:9.
Note Opera.
Performer Gerald Finley (Owen Wingrave) ; Peter Savidge (Spencer Coyle) ; Hilton Marlton (Lechmere) ; Josephine Barstow (Miss Wingrave) ; Anne Dawson (Mrs. Coyle) ; Elizabeth Gale (Mrs. Julian) ; Charlotte Hellekant (Kate Julian) ; Martyn Hill (Sir Philip Wingrave) ; narrated by Andrew Burton ; The Choristers of Westminster Cathedral Choir ; Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin ; Kent Nagano, conductor.
Credits Directors of photography, Neve Cunningham, Janet Tovey ; editor, John Middlewick.
Note Originally produced in 2001.
Bonus: Benjamin Britten documentary : The hidden heart / produced and directed by Teresa Griffiths.
Durations: film 92 min.; documentary 58 min.
Summary A film "shot entirely on location, [in which] the story is updated from Edwardian times to the 1950's, establishing a connection with World War II."--Container.
Note Sung and narrated in English.
Subject Operas -- Film adaptations.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.
Addl. Author Piper, Myfanwy. Librettist.
Williams, Margaret, 1938- Producer.
Beresford, Anne. Producer.
Finley, Gerald, 1960- Performer.
Savidge, Peter. Performer.
Marlton, Hilton. Performer.
Barstow, Josephine. Performer.
Dawson, Anne. Performer.
Gale, Elizabeth, 1948- Performer.
Hellekant, Charlotte. Performer.
Hill, Martyn. Performer.
Burden, Andrew. Narrator.
Nagano, Kent, 1951- Conductor.
Griffiths, Teresa. Conductor.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Owen Wingrave.
Westminster Cathedral. Choir. Performer.
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin. Performer.
MJW Productions.
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Reiner Moritz Associates.
Note Title on container and disc surface: Benjamin Britten's Owen Wingrave
Addl. Title Hidden heart.
ISBN 0769777465
Standard # 032031292390

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