Winter 2008 Digital Days series
Tuesday, January 29, 2008 at 7:00pm
Directed by Jesús Lopez Cobos
Based on the opera by Giuseppe Giacosa, Luigi Illica, and Giacomo Puccini
Starring Alfredo Mariotti, Inva Mula, Aquiles Machado, Laura Giordano, Fabio Maria Capitanucci, Felipe Bou, David Menéndez, Gonzalo Fernández De Terán, Juan Tomás Martínez, and the Chorus and Orchestra of the Teatro Real, Madrid
Rated NR ·
Giancarlo del Monaco’s one million euro cinematic production of Puccini’s popular masterpiece takes its place among the great interpretations of modern times. Jesús Lopez Cobos directs an outstanding cast, led by Inva Mula (_The Fifth Element_) and Aquiles Machado as Mimi and Rodolfo, in a landmark recording filmed with high definition cameras and in true surround sound.