The Paris Opera
Sweeping in scope yet full of intimate moments, The Paris Opera offers a candid look behind the scenes of one of the world's foremost performing arts institutions. Over the course of one tumultuous season, director Jean-Stephane Bron nimbly juggles multiple storylines - from ballet and opera rehearsals, to strike negotiations, last minute crises and ticket disputes - revealing the dedication of the talented personnel who bring breathtaking spectacles to the stage night after night.
"Recommended" - Video Librarian "How the excellence happens is what interests Swiss filmmaker Bron and his skill in telling that story keeps viewers engaged." - Bonnie Jo Dopp, EMRO. Recommended.
Commentary by director Jean-Stephane Bron
Interview with director Jean-Stephane Bron
Bonus short: Les Indes Galantes, directed by Clement Cogitore
Sound: Stereo 2.0 and 5.1 Surround Sound
Awards & Recognition
Rendezvous with French Cinema, NY
San Francisco Int'l. Film Festival
COLCOA French Film Festival