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Title
Carnaval
Additional title: Carnaval (Choreographic work : Fokin)
Names
Fokine, Michel, 1880-1942 (Choreographer)
Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)
Boris, Ruthanna (Dancer)
Novak, Nina (Dancer)
Clare, Natalia (Dancer)
Danielian, Leon, 1920-1997 (Dancer)
Verdak, George (Dancer)
Tupine, Oleg (Dancer)
Katcharoff, Michel (Dancer)
Lindgren, Robert (Dancer)
Bakst, Léon, 1866-1924 (Scenarist)
Bakst, Léon, 1866-1924 (Costume designer)
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (Performer)
Collection

Victor Jessen Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1948 - 1959 (Approximate)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1677
Topics
Ballet
Jessen, Victor
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Statement of responsibility: choreography, Michel Fokine ; music by [Robert] Schumann ; [performed by Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo].
Creation/production credits: Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo program (Mar. 12, 1949).
Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.
Creation/production credits: Scenery and costumes by Leon Bakst ; scenery executed by Emile Bertin ; costumes executed by Mme. Karinska.
Performers: Dancers possibly include: Ruthanna Boris (Columbine), Nina Novak (Chiarina), Edwina Fontaine (Estrella), Natalia Clare (Papillon), Leon Danielian (Harlequin), George Verdak (Pierrot), Oleg Tupine, Michel Katcharoff (Pantalon), Robert Lindgren (Florestan), and members of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.
Venue: Possibly filmed in performance at the San Francisco Opera House.
Funding: Transferred from film and cataloged with funds provided by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.
System details: Streaming video, transferred from 16mm reversal print via Digital Betacam cassettes.
Biographical/historical: This film was pieced together by the filmmaker Victor Jessen from multiple performances filmed from various camera angles throughout the theater.
Physical Description
Film reel
Extent: 1 film reel (7 min.) : silent, black and white ; 16 mm
Incomplete work; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18147179
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0d790900-f86f-0130-fc90-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1880: Creator Born
  • 1942: Creator Died
  • 1948: Created (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Carnaval" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1948 - 1959. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0ebacea0-f86f-0130-4b8c-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Carnaval" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0ebacea0-f86f-0130-4b8c-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1948 - 1959). Carnaval Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0ebacea0-f86f-0130-4b8c-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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Carnaval