THE PARIS OPERA - With Director Jean-Stéphane Bron in person!

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Cinema Arts Centre - Cinema 2Mon, Oct 16, 2017 7:30 PM Event Date Passed


Special Screening

Monday, October 16 at 7:30 pm
Members $11 | Public $16 | Includes Reception
With Director Jean-Stéphane Bron in person!

Witness the backstage hustle and bustle of The Paris Opera in this captivating chronicle that shines a spotlight on the complex army of collaborators who make this prestigious institution possible.

This all-access documentary goes behind the scenes of The Paris Opera, following the array of personnel: management, performers, costumers, and cleaning crew who work to bring breathtaking spectacle to audiences nightly. Jean-Stéphane Bron juggles storylines, from labor disputes to procuring a live bull, to a PR crisis. Sweeping in scope, yet full of intimate human moments, The Paris Opera offers a candid look at everything that goes into operating one of the world’s foremost performing arts institutions. (Switzerland/France, 2017, 110 min., NR, French with English subtitles | Dir. Jean-Stéphane Bron)