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Gianni Maffeo in Puccini: La Boheme (Teatro Alla Scalla)

Puccini: La Boheme (Teatro Alla Scalla)

1965 NR

Filmed in Milan, Italy, at the famed Teatro alla Scala, this acclaimed 1965 production of Giacomo Puccini's beloved opera showcases the combined talents of director Franco Zeffirelli and conductor Herbert von Karajan. Gianni Raimondi sings the role of the poet Rodolfo, and Mirella Freni portrays his tragic love interest, Mimi, in a career-making performance. Rolando Panerai, Adriana Martino, Gianni Maffeo and Ivo Vinco co-star.