Rent Christie: Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria on DVD

William Christie: Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria

2002 Rated NR 2hr 54m

Adrian Noble of the Royal Shakespeare Company directs this minimalist adaptation of Claudio Monteverdi's 1641 opera, performed in 2002 at the Aix-en-Provence festival in France under the artistic direction of William Christie. The plot chronicles the experiences of a young Ulysses (tenor Kresimir Spicer) as he returns home after fighting in the Trojan War, only to find that his wife (mezzo-soprano Marijana Mijanovic) has attracted many suitors.

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Movie Details

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

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.78:1


English, Spanish (Neutral), Italian, French

Closed captioned


Language and sound

Italian: Dolby Digital 5.1, Italian: PCM Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.