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Title Between opera and cinema / edited by Jeongwon Joe and Rose Theresa
Published New York : Routledge, 2002

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Description 1 online resource (xv, 244 pages) : illustrations
Series Critical and cultural musicology
Critical and cultural musicology.
Contents From Méphistophélès to Méliès : spectacle and narrative in opera and early film / Rose Theresa -- "There ain't no sanity claus!" The Marx Brothers at the opera / Michal Grover-Friedlander -- The tales of Hoffman : an instance of operality / Lesley Stern -- The cinematic body in the operatic theater : Philip Glass's La belle et la bête / Jeongwon Joe -- Why does Hollywood like opera? / Marc A. Weiner -- Opera in film : sentiment and wit, feeling and knowing : The Shawshank redemption and Prizzi's honor / Mary Hunter -- Is there a text in this libido? Diva and the rhetoric of contemporary opera criticism / David J. Levin -- The elusive voice : absence and presence in Jean-Pierre Ponnelle's film Le nozze di Figaro / Marcia J. Citron -- Verdi in postwar Italian cinema / Deborah Crisp and Roger Hillman -- Chinese opera, global cinema, and the ontology of the person : Chen Kaige's Farewell my concubine / Teri Silvio -- Sounding out the operatic : Jacques Rivette's Noroît / Mary M. Wiles
Summary Leading scholars of opera and film explore the many ways these two seemingly unrelated genres have come together from the silent-film era to today
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Motion pictures and opera.
Operas -- Film adaptations.
MUSIC -- Genres & Styles -- Opera.
MUSIC -- Printed Music -- Opera & Classical Scores.
Motion pictures and opera
Operas
Opernfilm
Oper
Film
Filmmuziek.
Opera's.
Bewerkingen.
Genre/Form Film adaptations
Form Electronic book
Author Joe, Jeongwon
Theresa, Rose
LC no. 2001034879
ISBN 9781136534003
1136534008
9780203055540
0203055543
1283887843
9781283887847