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This adaptation of Leos Janacek's From the House of the Dead, an opera itself adapted from the work of Dostoyevsky, concerns the stories of people interned in a Russian prison camp.
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This adaptation of Leos Janacek's From the House of the Dead, an opera itself adapted from the work of Dostoyevsky, concerns the stories of people interned in a Russian prison camp.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/22/2008
  • UPC: 044007344262
  • Original Release: 2007
  • Rating:

  • Source: Deutsche Grammophon
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Stereo / DTS
  • Sound: stereo, DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 76,280

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Olef Bár Alexandr Petrovic Gorjancikov
Olef Bár Alexandr Petrovic Gorjancikov
Eric Stoklossa Aljeja
Stefan Margita Filka Morozov
Peter Straka Tall Prisoner
Vladimir Chmelo Short Prisoner
Jirí Sulzenko Commandant
Heinz Zednik Old Prisoner
John Mark Ainsley Skuratov
Ján Galla Cekunov
Tomás Krejcirík Drunken Prisoner
Martin Barta The Cook
Vratislav Kríz The Priest
Olivier Dumait Young Prisoner/A Voice
Susannah Haberfeld A Prostitute
Ales Jenis Don Juan/Brahmin
Marian Pavlovic Kedril
Peter Hoare Sapkin
Gerd Grochowski Siskov
Andreas Conrad Cerevin
Pierre Boulez Conductor
Technical Credits
Stéphane Metge Director
Caroline de Vivaise Costumes/Costume Designer
Erwin Ortner Art Director
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Janacek: From the House of the Dead
2. Privedou dnes pána! [:00]
3. Jak te nazývají? [:00]
4. Neuvidí oko jiz tech kraju [:00]
5. Aljejo, podávej nitku! [:00]
6. A... a... [:00]
7. Alexandr Petrovic, bude prazdnik [:00]
8. Presel den, druhý, tretí [:00]
9. Opera: "Kedril and Don Juan" [:00]
10. Pantomime: "The Miller's Fair Wife" [:00]
11. Pekne hráli, co?" [:00]
12. Isaj, prorok bozí [:00]
13. Má detátka milá [:00]
14. A já byl, bratrícku, az do svatby zpit! [:00]
15. S Filkou jste se opet sprátelili? [:00]
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Disc #1 -- Janacek: From the House of the Dead
   Start Programme
   Select Title
      Act I
      Act II
      Act III
         Scene 1
         Scene 2
            Petrovici! Já jsem te urazil
      Subtitles: Off
      PCM Stereo
      DTS 5.1
   Making Of
      Chéreau rehearsing Skuratov's narration
      Chéreau and Boulez on Dostoyevsky's text
      Thieu Niang working on the two pantomimes
      Boulez and Chéreau on the position of the chorus in Act III
      Boulez rehearsing the Mahler Chamber Orchestra
      Portraits & Specials
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