Research Catalog

Bluebeard

Title
Bluebeard [electronic resource] / choreography, [Michel] Fokine ; music by [Jacques] Offenbach ; performed by Ballet Theatre.
Publication
[195-?]

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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (99 min.) : si., b&w
Series Statement
Victor Jessen Collection
Uniform Title
Bluebeard (Choreographic work : Fokin)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Complete work; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
  • Two brief dance scenes before title credits.
  • Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Ballet Theatre program (Apr. 23, 1955).
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.
  • Scenery and costumes by Marcel Vertes.
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 several theaters.
Contents
Prelude (ca. 3 min.) -- Scene 1 (ca. 23 min.) -- Scene 2 (ca. 22 min.) -- Scene 3 (ca. 18 min.) -- Scene 4 (ca. 30 min.).
Call Number
*MGZIDF 1675
OCLC
438949264
Title
Bluebeard [electronic resource] / choreography, [Michel] Fokine ; music by [Jacques] Offenbach ; performed by Ballet Theatre.
Imprint
[195-?]
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.
Scenery and costumes by Marcel Vertes.
Performer
Dancers include: John Kriza and possibly Lucia Chase, Anton Dolin and members of Ballet Theatre.
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 several theaters.
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 5-5275
*MGZHB 16-2000, additional copy; 16mm (2 reels, 2293 ft.). This print is stored for preservation. Use *MGZIDF 1675 instead.
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Added Author
Fokine, Michel, 1880-1942, choreographer.
Jessen, Victor. Cinematographer
Kriza, John, dancer.
Chase, Lucia, 1897-1986, dancer.
Vertès, Marcel, 1895-1961. Scenarist
Vertès, Marcel, 1895-1961. Costume designer
Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983, dancer.
Ballet Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Bluebeard (Choreographic work : Fokin)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 1675
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