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The Resource Tosca, directed by Benoit Jacquot ; produced by Daniel Toscan Du Plantier ; co-producers, Douglas Cummins ... [and others] ; screenplay, Benoit Jacquot after the libretto of Puccini's opera

Tosca, directed by Benoit Jacquot ; produced by Daniel Toscan Du Plantier ; co-producers, Douglas Cummins ... [and others] ; screenplay, Benoit Jacquot after the libretto of Puccini's opera

Label
Tosca
Title
Tosca
Statement of responsibility
directed by Benoit Jacquot ; produced by Daniel Toscan Du Plantier ; co-producers, Douglas Cummins ... [and others] ; screenplay, Benoit Jacquot after the libretto of Puccini's opera
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
Summary
Tosca is set in Rome at the end of the 18th century. Love and jealousy drive the story to its inevitable, tragic end. Tosca, an actress, kills her tormentor, Scarpia, and rushes to save her lover, Mario. All goes awry and Mario is executed. Tosca, in an act of defiance, then throws herself from the roof of Castel Sant'Angelo to her death
Cataloging source
WHP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Giacomo Puccini ; photography, Romain Winding ; set designer, Sylvain Chauvelot ; costumes created by Christian Gasc ; costumes, Laurence Guindollet ; editor, Luc Barnier
Date time place
Originally issued as a motion picture in 2001
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Sung in Italian, with subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Angela Gheorghiu (Floria Tosca) ; Roberto Alagna (Mario Cavaradossi) ; Ruggero Raimondi (Baron Scarpia) ; Maurizio Muraro (Angelotti) ; Enrico Fissore (Le Sacristan) ; David Cangelosi (Spoletta) ; Sorin Coliban (Sciarrone) ; Gwynne Howell (Le Geolier) ; James Savage-Hanford (Le Patre) ; Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; Tiffin Boys' Choir ; Antonio Pappano, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1959-
  • 1858-1924
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Alagna, Roberto
  • Gheorghiu, Angela
  • Jacquot, Benoît
  • Pappano, Antonio
  • Raimondi, Ruggero
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Kultur International Films
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • Tiffin School
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Rome
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Tosca, directed by Benoit Jacquot ; produced by Daniel Toscan Du Plantier ; co-producers, Douglas Cummins ... [and others] ; screenplay, Benoit Jacquot after the libretto of Puccini's opera
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Motion picture adaption of the opera
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterbox
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780769779539
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031401099
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D4010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62242382
  • (Sirsi) o62242382
  • (TMQ) o62242382
  • 453187
  • 453187
  • 1571317
  • 1571317
System details
DVD, region 1; soundtrack in Dolby Digital 2.0; Letterbox
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tosca, directed by Benoit Jacquot ; produced by Daniel Toscan Du Plantier ; co-producers, Douglas Cummins ... [and others] ; screenplay, Benoit Jacquot after the libretto of Puccini's opera
Publication
Note
Motion picture adaption of the opera
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterbox
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780769779539
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031401099
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D4010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62242382
  • (Sirsi) o62242382
  • (TMQ) o62242382
  • 453187
  • 453187
  • 1571317
  • 1571317
System details
DVD, region 1; soundtrack in Dolby Digital 2.0; Letterbox
Video recording format
DVD

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