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Comme les Oiseaux (Monique Loudieres) DVD

VAI 4493 (DVD)

NOTE: This title is a DVD Video

DVD has no regional coding - playable in all regions
Documentary film 1991
NTSC Colour
Running time 84 minutes + 25 min. bonus material

Comme les Oiseaux

A Portrait of Monique Loudières

Another of Dominique Delouche’s acclaimed ballet films, this program profiles Monique Loudières, one of the Paris Opéra Ballet’s greatest luminaries

The video details her collaborations with many of the most important figures of her time, including extensive footage of coaching sessions with Jerome Robbins, Violette Verdy, Yvette Chauviré, Vladimir Vasiliev, and Jiri Kylian.

DVD also includes two bonus featurettes by Dominique Delouche: Autour de la Sylphide, and Aurore.

Monique Loudieres, with various artists

Documentary film 1991

109 min., Color/black & white, mono, 4:3, All regions.

Rehearsal Sessions and Performances of:

Don Quixote (Monique Loudières, Patrick Dupond)
Mirages (Monique Loudières, Manuel Legris, Cyril Atanassoff). Coached by Yvette Chauvirè
In the Night (Monique Loudières, Manuel Legris). Coached by Jerome Robbins
Romeo and Juliet (Monique Loudières, Hervè Dirmann)
Sonatine (Monique Loudières). Coached by Violet Verdy
Nuages (Manuel Legris). Coached by Jiri Kylian
Giselle (Monique Loudières, Patrick Dupond). Coached by Vladimir Vasiliev


Autour de la Sylphide
Ghislaine Thesmar, Michaël Denard, and Yannick Stephant guided by choreographer Pierre Lacotte

Rosella Hightower rehearses Elisabeth Platel in Sleeping Beauty’s notoriously difficult “Rose Adagio”.


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