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I dont feel qualified to evaluate the singing, but for its fantastic set and costumes, id have to give this 6 stars out of 5. Mozarts magic flute diaries, a contemporary reworking of mozarts classic 18th century opera, unfolds. The queen of the night enlists a handsome prince named tamino to rescue her beautiful kidnapped daughter, princess pamina, in this screen adaptation of the beloved mozart opera. The magic flute s all pervading themes of love and betrayal, reward and retribution, coupled with the encompassing power of mozarts brilliant score have given rise to a unique motion picture in. Home mozarts magic flute diaries sullivan entertainment. The sullivan entertainment group is a multimedia company that has produced, published and merchandised some of canadas biggest brandname exports. Shooting into blacks created a real spooky tone that matched the mystery required by certain parts of the film.

Sullivan entertainment owns and operates its own studio facility and backlot with the largest standing period sets of its kind in. Young virtuoso singer tom warren christie is cast against his better. Turner classic movies presents the greatest motion pictures of all time from one of the largest film libraries in the world. With the help of our 4k cameras we have revolutionized event documentation by seamlessly orchestrating photography and videography into a single process, allowing. Learn cool facts and trivia about the life of wolfgang amadeus mozart. Aganist his better judgement tom henderson warren christie is cast as the lead in the magic flute. Apr 24, 2014 the official trailer for mozarts magic flute diaries produced by sullivan entertainment and starring rutger hauer and warren christie. The work is widely viewed as one of the most successful films of an.

He soon becomes obsessed with his mysterious costar, masha, an unknown russian soprano of extraordinary talent. In april 2014, minnesota opera presented a twoweek run of the magic flute at the ordway center for the performing arts. Jun 02, 2014 an introduction to the ideas behind the magic flute diaries, by kevin sullivan. Mozarts magic flute diaries dvd 2008 shop at sullivan.

Mozarts magic flute diaries movie quotes rotten tomatoes. The work is in the form of a singspiel, a popular form during the time it was written that included both singing and spoken dialogue. Mozarts magic flute diaries was entirely created using cgi technology with almost all of the filming being done on a virtual set. We have financed and produced over 500 halfhours of features, movies, series and documentaries. The magic flute 1893 by lev ivanov to music by riccardo. In this series, christie played a modest construction company owner. The magic flute 1791 is an opera by wolfgang amadeus mozart. While there is much lacking in this film the script needed more work in order to make the plot more understandable especially for people unfamiliar with the magic fluteit still contains a number of really lovely elements. The magic flute by w a mozart bbc animation full 30 mins. Its been 10 years since he made a comedy the dreadful all these women and 20 years since he made a good one smiles of a summer night, and. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works with his tenants to protect his new friend from the creatures that are determined to keep her in our world. Overview of mozarts magic flute diaries, 2008, directed by kevin sullivan, with rutger hauer, warren christie, mireille asselin, at turner classic movies. Mozarts magic flute cartoon from 1994 abc afterschool special with beginning advertisements in english.

Mozarts the magic flute, the last opera he lived to complete, has some of his most sublime and sublimely comic music. This eclectic collection for solo flute will delight film fans of all ages. With warren christie, mireille asselin, rutger hauer, olivier laquerre. Toms interest in masha becomes backstage intrigue as fantasy crosses into reality. Kenneth branagh is probably best known for his increasingly experimental film adaptions of shakespearean plays, and he brings that mindset to the magic flute.

The film camera work was often daring, also well suited to the score. The magic flute s all pervading themes of love and betrayal, reward and retribution, coupled with the encompassing power of mozarts brilliant score have given rise to a motion picture set during mozarts 250th birthday celebration year. Mozarts magic flute diaries gazebotv watch anne of green. The magic flute starring joseph kaiser, ben davis, rene pape, lyubov petrova. Its as if all this joy has been building up inside him during the great decade of metaphysical films beginning with persona. The magic flutes all pervading themes of love and betrayal, reward and retribution, coupled with the encompassing power of mozarts brilliant score have given rise to a unique motion picture in. Tom warren christie, a young classical singer, reluctantly. I was interested in producing a stylized film, shot in cgi on a virtual set, using the kind of computer graphics employed in movies like sin city and 300. With joseph kaiser, amy carson, ben davis, silvia moi. It was intended as a television production and was first shown on swedish television on 1 january 1975, but was followed by a cinema release later that year. For the nongreen screen shots filmed at sullivan entertainments studio in scarborough, ontario, minimalist sets were used. An introduction to the ideas behind the magic flute diaries, by kevin sullivan.

Tamino awakens and assumes the snake was killed by a goodnatured bird catcher named papageno who has just arrived on the scene. Magic flute diaries 2008, a film by kevin sullivan. Young virtuoso singer tom warren christie is cast against his better judgment in the lead role of tamino in the staging of the magic flute in salzburg. Sullivan entertainment owns and operates its own studio facility and backlot with the largest standing period sets of its kind in canada. The official trailer for mozarts magic flute diaries produced by. The magic flutes all pervading themes of love and betrayal, reward and retribution, coupled with the encompassing power of mozarts score have given rise to a movie set during mozarts 250th birthday celebration year.

The magic flutes all pervading themes of love and betrayal, reward and retribution, coupled with the encompassing power of mozarts brilliant score have given rise to a motion picture set during mozarts 250th birthday celebration year. May 17, 2014 mozarts magic flute cartoon from 1994 abc afterschool special with beginning advertisements in english. Purchased this as rutger hauer acting in it, film was quite interesting. If you are looking for a hollywood movie, you can look elsewhere. Aided by the lovelorn bird hunter papageno and a magical flute that holds the power to change the hearts of men, young tamino embarks on a quest for true love, leading to the evil sarastros temple where pamina is held. This is right up there with all the great magic flutes wether on dvd or cd. Movie music flute this item is not available anymore with the seller diarezzo preshipment.

The story is transported to a fairytaleesque riff on wwi, scrubbed of the majority of its masonic, racial and misogynistic elements, and given an english libretto by stephen fry. The berlin philharmonic orchestra, sir thomas beecham. The work was premiered on 30 september 1791 at schikaneders. During world war i, in an unnamed country, a soldier named tamino is sent by the queen of the night to rescue her daughter pamina from the clutches of the supposedly evil sarastro. Sep 12, 2012 shooting into blacks created a real spooky tone that matched the mystery required by certain parts of the film. An introduction to the magic flute diaries sullivan. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film. In 2007, christie got a lead role on the tv series named october road. The scenery was beautiful and served the music well.

Mozarts the magic flute full english soundtrack recording. A young prince named tamino is being chased by a serpent through a valley. Mozarts magic flute diaries sullivan entertainment. Then in the same year, christie cast as the lead of the musical feature film called magic flute diaries, which was centered on one of mozarts operas. Dec 09, 2010 the magic flute s all pervading themes of love and betrayal, reward and retribution, coupled with the encompassing power of mozarts brilliant score have given rise to a unique motion picture in. The magic flute 2006 dvd the magic flute is an unsatisfactory combination of childlike fantasy and because mozart and shikanader the librettist were enthusiastic freemasons an endeavour in the second half to popularise freemasonry. I saw it when it came out, when i was in my second year as a student of germanic and scandinavian languages at ucla. Warren christie as tomtamino magic flute diaries 2008 rutger hauer as dr. Certain sequences were shot on location in vienna and salzburg, austria.

Magic flute diaries is a film inspired by mozarts classic opera, the magic flute. The magic flute by the berlin philharmonic orchestra. Against his better judgement tom henderson warren christie is cast as the lead in the magic flute. Everything you need to know about the magic flute movie. It was mozarts last opera, premiering in vienna on september 30, 1791. I should point out that calling it an opera is not entirely accurate. As a collector of magic flute dvdbluray operas i now have 34, this has to be one of the best. Apartment building superintendent cleveland heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. The story follows prince tamino kaiser and his sidekick, papageno the birdseller davis. Magic flute diaries 104 min the magic flute s all pervading themes of love and betrayal, reward and retribution, coupled with the encompassing power of mozarts brilliant score have given rise to a motion picture set during mozarts 250th birthday celebration year. Magic flute diaries 2008 in a story featuring the music of mozart, a young singer warren christie embarks on a dangerous quest to save the diva mireille asselin he loves.

Overwhelmed by the genius of the score, he fantasize the opera in his mind, in order to live up to the role. Magic flute diaries 2008 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. A new video from classical mpr provides a plot summary of the iconic opera. Among my favorite works by mozart is the magic flute.

After he falls unconscious, three ladies emerge from a temple and kill the snake. The film was released in 2008 by sullivan entertainment. In this film, mozarts opera the magic flute is brought to the screen. Kevin sullivan, anne of green gables, road to avonlea, shop at sullivan, canadian film. A christmas film production with bbc enterprises and bbc bristol in association with welsh national opera. May 18, 2015 a christmas film production with bbc enterprises and bbc bristol in association with welsh national opera. Grant in 1979 and credited with a seemingly inexhaustible plethora of film and television adaptations 19852002. Find video, photos, forums, blogs and shop for some of. The magic flute s all pervading themes of love and betrayal, reward and retribution, coupled with the encompassing power of mozarts score have given rise to a movie set during mozarts 250th birthday celebration year. Get a special offer and listen to over 60 million songs, anywhere with amazon music unlimited. The magic flute is a fairy tale, with themes of love and of good versus evil.

Magic flute diaries won the award for best family film in the 2008 staten island film festival. Mozarts magic flute diaries dvd 2008 shop at sullivan shop. Mozarts magic flute diaries mozarts magic flute diaries. About swedish auteur ingmar bergmans 1974 film version of mozarts fairytale opera the magic flute trollflojten in swedish, i am probably unable to be objective. Magic flute diaries 2008 cast and crew in a story featuring the music of mozart, a young singer warren christie embarks on a dangerous quest to save the diva mireille asselin he loves.

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