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[Giselle] Act II

Title
[Giselle] [electronic resource] : Act II / [choreography by Anton Dolin after Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot ; music by Adolfe Adam ; performed by Ballet Theatre].
Publication
[between 1948 and 1954]

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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (82 min.) : si., b&w
Series Statement
Victor Jessen Collection
Uniform Title
Giselle (Choreographic work : Dolin after Coralli and Perrot)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Some cast members change during different performances; for example, Alicia Markova and Anton Dolin's roles are sometimes performed by other dancers.
  • Complete work; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
  • Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Ballet Theatre program (Dec. 30, 1949).
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 Eugene Berman ; scenery executed by R. L. Grosh & Son Scenic Studio ; costumes executed by Karinska.
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.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 1684
OCLC
439018419
Title
[Giselle] [electronic resource] : Act II / [choreography by Anton Dolin after Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot ; music by Adolfe Adam ; performed by Ballet Theatre].
Imprint
[between 1948 and 1954]
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 Eugene Berman ; scenery executed by R. L. Grosh & Son Scenic Studio ; costumes executed by Karinska.
Performer
Dancers include: Alicia Markova, 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 5-5281
*MGZHB 8-1957, additional copy; 16mm (3 reels, 1990 ft.). This print is stored for preservation. Use *MGZIDF 1684 instead.
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Added Author
Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983, choreographer.
Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983, dancer.
Jessen, Victor. Cinematographer
Markova, Alicia, Dame, 1910-2004, dancer.
Ballet Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Giselle (Choreographic work : Dolin after Coralli and Perrot)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 1684
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