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Sing Faster: The Stagehands' Ring Cycle

1999 Rated NR 1hr

This fascinating documentary captures Wagner's "Ring Cycle" from the union stagehands' point of view. These behind-the-scenes stars lead us through their own version of the spectacle, offering an insider's perspective on a strange and complex 19th-century operatic tradition. Follow the crew as they perform astonishing feats of stagecraft and trade offstage banter -- and then gather for a ritual poker game during their breaks.

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Movie Details

1999 Sundance Film Festival®
  • Grand Jury Prize: Documentary nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.