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Messa per Rossini

2006 Rated NR 2hr 32m

Gabriela Beoaekova, Florence Quivar and James Wagner star in this documentary that re-creates the life and times of Italian composer Gioacchino Antonio Rossini. Specifically, the film explores Rossini's efforts to bring to life his requiem mass, "Messa per Rossini," all the while securing his place in the pantheon of talented musicians from the 19th century. It also examines why Rossini's compatriot Giuseppe Verdi respected him so.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


English, French, German, Italian, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: PCM Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.