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Monteverdi: L'Orfeo

2005 Rated NR 2hr 10m

Jean-Claude Malgoire conducts the La Grande Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy in this 2004 performance of Claudio Monteverdi's opera "L'Orfeo," starring Kobie van Rensburg, Cyrille Gerstenhaber, Philippe Jaroussky, Delphine Gillot and Bernard Déletré. Composed by Monteverdi in 1607 and based on Greek mythology, "L'Orfeo" recounts the tale of the heartbroken Orfeo, who braves the underworld of Hades to reclaim his beloved Euridice from death.

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Movie Details

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

Widescreen 1.85:1


English, French, German, Japanese, Chinese Simplified, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

Italian: PCM Stereo, Italian: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.