La bayadère ballet de l'Opéra de Paris
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Exotic and mysterious India serves as the backdrop to this story of doomed love between the warrior Solor and the bayadere (or temple dancer) Nikiya, who is killed by her jealous rival, Gamzatti, daughter of the Rajah. The Nureyev production of the ballet was created in 1992, the last production before his death, and restaged in 1994. The ballet is preceeded by a short excerpt from the 1997 documentary, Dancing through darkness.

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Dancers -- India -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Tragedy -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Drama.
Cultural television programs.
Other Authors:
Bel Air Media (Firm)
Duplat, François.
France 3 cinéma (Firm)
Guérin, Isabelle, 1961-
Hilaire, Laurent.
Kultur International Films.
Mathieu, Damien.
NVC Arts (Firm)
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993.
Opéra de Paris.
Orchestre des concerts Colonne.
Platel, Elisabeth.
Quéval, Michel.
Sept/Arte (Firm)
Südwestfunk (Baden-Baden, Germany)
Tarta, Alexandre.
Publisher, Date:
West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2004]
1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Other Title:
Title on container: Rudolf Nureyev's La bayadère
Bayadère (Choreographic work : Nureyev after Petipa, M)
Originally produced in 1994.
Choreography & staging, Rudolf Nuryev, after Marius Petipa ; music, Ludwig Minkus ; Orchestre Colonne, conductor, Michel Quéval ; restaged by Ninel Kourgapkina [and others] ; cameras, Maurice Auriet [and others] ; editor, Alain Zerbib.
Isabelle Guérin, Laurent Hilaire, Élisabeth Platel, Agnes Letestu, Clotilde Vayer, Nathalie Rique.
DVD, NTSC; region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Linear-PCM stereo.
With optional English, French, Spanish or Japanese subtitles.
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Link to PAC
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