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Benjamin Britten the hidden heart : a love story in three pieces

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
German
Format: DVD 2008
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) ML410.B853 G75 2008x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) ML410.B853 G75 2008x
 
 
Summary
Documentary examining the life of British composer Benjamin Britten, as told by friends, relatives, and associates, focusing on his personal relationships, particularly that with tenor Peter Pears. Additionally, three of his most important works, his operas Peter Grimes and Death in Venice, and the War requiem, are discussed in detail within the context of his personal life.
Additional Information
Subjects Britten, Benjamin, -- 1913-1976.
Pears, Peter, -- 1910-1986.
Britten, Benjamin, -- 1913-1976. -- Peter Grimes.
Britten, Benjamin, -- 1913-1976. -- Death in Venice.
Britten, Benjamin, -- 1913-1976. -- War requiem.
Composers -- England -- Biography.
Tenors (Singers) -- England -- Biography.
Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :EMI Classics,2008
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Hidden heart
Life of Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears
Contributors Griffiths, Teresa, producer, director.
Oxford Film and Television, production company.
Channel Four (Great Britain), production company.
Reiner Moritz Associates, production company.
EMI (Firm)
Other Contributors Editor, Jake Martin ; executive producers, Nicolas Kent , Vanessa Phillips ; commissioning editor, Jan Younghusband.
Language English
French
German
In English with French and German subtitles.
System Details DVD-9; 16:9 widescreen; LPCM stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 78 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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