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L'oeuf à la coque [and] Carmen [electronic resource]

Title
L'oeuf à la coque [and] Carmen [electronic resource] / choreography, Roland Petit ; performed by Les Ballets de Paris.
Publication
[1950]
Supplementary Content
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Additional Authors
Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (40 min.) : si., b&w
Series Statement
Victor Jessen Collection
Uniform Title
  • Carmen (Choreographic work : Petit)
  • Oeuf à la coque (Choreographic work : Petit, R)
Alternative Title
  • Boiled egg
  • Carmen
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Essential parts; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
  • During third section of Carmen the lights fade out; sections four and five are not included.
  • Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Jeanmaire, Renne [program].
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at the Biltmore Theatre, Los Angeles, Calif. in 1950.
Funding (note)
  • Transferred from film and cataloged with funds provided by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.
System Details (note)
  • Streaming video, transferred from 16mm reversal print via Digital Betacam cassettes.
Biography (note)
  • This film was pieced together by the filmmaker Victor Jessen from multiple performances filmed from various camera angles throughout the theater.
Contents
  • L'oeuf à la coque (The boiled egg) (ca. 13 min.) / music by Maurice Thiriet ; scenery and costumes by Stanislas Lepri ; dancers, Colette Marchand (The boiled egg), Serge Perrault (her partner), and members of Les Ballets de Paris.
  • Carmen [three sections only] (ca. 25 min.) / music by Georges Bizet ; scenery and costumes by Antoine Clave ; dancers, Renee Jeanmaire (Carmen), Roland Petit (Don Jose), Serge Perrault (Toreador), and members of Les Ballets de Paris.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 1673
OCLC
438187529
Title
L'oeuf à la coque [and] Carmen [electronic resource] / choreography, Roland Petit ; performed by Les Ballets de Paris.
Imprint
[1950]
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Series
Victor Jessen Collection
System Details
Streaming video, transferred from 16mm reversal print via Digital Betacam cassettes.
Credits
Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.
Event
Videotaped in performance at the Biltmore Theatre, Los Angeles, Calif. in 1950.
Funding
Transferred from film and cataloged with funds provided by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.
Biography
This film was pieced together by the filmmaker Victor Jessen from multiple performances filmed from various camera angles throughout the theater.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIDVD 5-5234
*MGZHB 12-1988, additional copy; 16mm (1 reel, 960 ft.). This print is stored for preservation. Use *MGZIDF 1673 instead.
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Added Author
Petit, Roland, 1924-2011, choreographer.
Petit, Roland, 1924-2011, dancer.
Jessen, Victor. Cinematographer
Marchand, Colette, dancer.
Jeanmaire, Zizi, 1924-2020, dancer.
Perrault, Serge, dancer.
Ballets de Paris de Roland Petit.
Added Title
Boiled egg
Carmen
Oeuf à la coque (Choreographic work : Petit, R)
Carmen (Choreographic work : Petit)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 1673
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