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The Resource Madama Butterfly : Japanese tragedy, by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica ; music by Giacomo Puccini ; staged and directed by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle ; a production of UNITEL Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH & Co, (videorecording)

Madama Butterfly : Japanese tragedy, by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica ; music by Giacomo Puccini ; staged and directed by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle ; a production of UNITEL Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH & Co, (videorecording)

Label
Madama Butterfly : Japanese tragedy
Title
Madama Butterfly
Title remainder
Japanese tragedy
Statement of responsibility
by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica ; music by Giacomo Puccini ; staged and directed by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle ; a production of UNITEL Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH & Co
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Production personnel
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • ita
  • eng
  • ger
  • fre
  • spa
  • chi
  • ita
Summary
A heart-rending story about a sweet-natured Japanese girl and the caddish American lieutenant who marries then deserts her
Cataloging source
IXA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Fritz Buttenstedt; production manager, Horant H. Hohlfeld; director of photography, Wolfgang Treu
Date time place
Filmed Nov. and Dec. 1974 at Union Film, Berlin; sound recorded Jan. and Sept. 1974, Sofiensaal, Vienna
Language note
Sung in Italian, with subtitles in Italian, English, German, French, Spanish, and Chinese
PerformerNote
Mirella Freni (Cic-Cio-San (Butterfly)) ; Plácido Domingo (B. F. Pinkterton) ; Christa Ludwig (Suzuki) ; Robert Kerns (Sharpless) ; Michel Sénéchal (Goro) ; Marius Rintzler (Il bonzo) ; Elke Schary (Kate Pinkerton) ; supporting soloists ; Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor ; Wiener Philharmoniker ; Herbert von Karajan, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1847-1906
  • 1857-1919
  • 1932-1988
  • 1935-2020
  • 1941-
  • 1933-1989
  • 1858-1924
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Giacosa, Giuseppe
  • Illica, Luigi
  • Ponnelle, Jean-Pierre
  • Freni, Mirella
  • Domingo, Plácido
  • Ludwig, Christa
  • Kerns, Robert
  • Sénéchal, Michel
  • Rintzler, Marius
  • Schary, Elke
  • Karajan, Herbert von
  • Buttenstedt, Fritz
  • Hohlfeld, Horant H.
  • Treu, Wolfgang
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Unitel Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH
  • Deutsche Grammophon (Firm)
Runtime
145
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Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Madama Butterfly : Japanese tragedy, by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica ; music by Giacomo Puccini ; staged and directed by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle ; a production of UNITEL Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH & Co, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 2 acts
  • Program notes and plot synopsis by Kenneth Chalmers in English (11 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
60932032
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (145 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
044007340370
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B0004282-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60932032
System details
DVD, region code 0 (worldwide); NTSC; PCM stereo., DTS 5.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Madama Butterfly : Japanese tragedy, by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica ; music by Giacomo Puccini ; staged and directed by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle ; a production of UNITEL Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH & Co, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 2 acts
  • Program notes and plot synopsis by Kenneth Chalmers in English (11 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
60932032
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (145 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
044007340370
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B0004282-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60932032
System details
DVD, region code 0 (worldwide); NTSC; PCM stereo., DTS 5.0
Video recording format
DVD

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