Gaite Parisienne


A video record of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo from 1944 through 1954.
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A video record of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo from 1944 through 1954.
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Special Features

Audio commentary by Frederic Franklin; Explanatory subtitles; Interview with Frederic Franklin; Documentary: The Saga of Victor Jessen; List of productions filmed by Victor Jessen
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/1/2006
  • UPC: 089948438496
  • Original Release: 1954
  • Rating:

  • Source: Video Artists Int'l
  • Region Code: 0
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Presentation: Black & White / Mono
  • Sound: monaural
  • Language: Français
  • Time: 1:27:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 45,214

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Gaité Parisienne
1. Overture [1:44]
2. Opening: Waiters and Cleaning Women [1:52]
3. The Flower Girl [1:47]
4. THe Concedettes and Their Escorts [3:30]
5. The Glove Seller: Alexandra Danilova [:34]
6. The Peruvian: Leon Danielian [2:41]
7. The Baron: Frederic Franklin [1:06]
8. First duet for the Baron and the Glove Seller [:40]
9. THe Soldiers [:54]
10. La Lionne [2:05]
11. The Fight [2:10]
12. Waltz Duet for the Baron and Glove Seller [1:10]
13. Can Can [3:08]
14. Barcarolle [1:46]
15. End Credits [4:59]
1. Origins [1:44]
2. Choreographing Galité [1:52]
3. Music, Sets, Costumes [1:47]
4. Franklin's Role [3:30]
5. First Performances [:34]
6. Alexandra Danilova [2:41]
7. U.S. Reception of Galté Parisienne [1:06]
8. THe Role of the Peruvian [:40]
9. Preserving The Choreography [:54]
10. Impersonating Massine [2:05]
11. Touring [2:10]
12. Massine's Costume [1:10]
13. Filming In Hollywood [3:08]
14. Scandal In New York, 1957 [1:46]
15. Restaging Galité [4:59]
16. The Jessen Film [2:16]
17. Reminiscences Of Massine [3:04]
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Disc #1 -- Gaité Parisienne
   Gaité Parisienne
   Gaité Parisienne: Chapters & Features
      Commentary: On
      Commentary: Off
      Explanatory Subtitles: On
      Explanatory Subtitles: Off
   Frederic Franklin Interview
   Frederic Franklin Interview: Chapters
   The Saga Of Victor Jessen
   Productions Filmed By Jessen
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