A feast for the eye and ear, “MARIINSKY THEATRE 1783 – 2008” is the anniversary film of the historic Russian theatre, directed by Margy Kinmonth.
FOXTROT FILMS has been given complete access to its artists and archives; and full support to make the film which celebrates the 225th anniversary of the Mariinsky (Kirov) Theatre in St. Petersburg. Kinmonths film gives a unique insight into how the arts have flourished in Russia under so many different regimes and is a sumptuous visual history.
- Produced and directed by Margy Kinmonth
- Executive Producer Maureen Murray
- Presented and edited by Melvyn Bragg for the South Bank Show
- A Foxtrot Films production co-produced with The Valery Gergiev Foundation in association with ITV Productions and Granada International
- Film run time: 50 mins.
- Format: PAL (NTSC available on request)
- DVD Extras