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Maazel: 1984 DVD (The Royal Opera)

Maazel: 1984 DVD (The Royal Opera)

Lorin Maazel's opera, based on George Orwell's dystopian novel, is presented in a visually stunning production by Robert Lepage.

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1984 had its premiere at Covent Garden in 2005, where it was conducted by the composer and filmed in High Definition. Robert Lepage's highly praised and visually stunning production is both gripping and terrifying. 


Composer: Lorin Maazel

Winston Smith: Simon Keenlyside,

Julia: Nancy Gustafson

O'Brien: Richard Margison

Gym Instructress / Drunken Woman: Diana Damrau

Syme: Lawrence Brownlee

Parsons: Jeremy White

Charrington: Graeme Danby

Prole Woman: Mary Lloyd Davies


Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

Conductor: Lorin Maazel

Stage Director: Robert Lepage

Video Director: Brian Large

Set Desins: Carl Fillion

Costume Designs: Yasmina Giguère

Lighting: Michel Baeulieu

Choreography: Sylvain Émard


Picture: 16:9

Sound: LPCM Stereo / DTS Digital 5.1 Surround

Format: NTSC

Region code: 0 Worldwide

Running time: 147+27 mins

Recorded: 2005

Subtitles: EN/FR/GE/IT/SP



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