Coppélia: La fille aux yeux d'émailAdditional title: Fille aux yeux d'émailAdditional title: Coppélia (Choreographic work : Sergeev, N after Cecchetti, Ivanov and Petipa, M)
NamesPetipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Choreographer)Sergeev, Nikolaĭ Grigorʹevich, 1876-1951 (Choreographer)Roy, Pierre, 1880-1950 (Set designer)Roy, Pierre, 1880-1950 (Costume designer)Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)Franklin, Frederic, 1914- (Dancer)Danilova, Alexandra, 1907-1997 (Dancer)Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (Performer)
Victor Jessen Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1948 - 1952
Table of ContentsReel 1 (ca. 49 min.). Act I, scene I -- Reel 2 (ca. 47 min.). Act I, scene II (ends abruptly) -- Reel 3 (ca. 31 min.). Act II.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1678Shelf locator: *MGZHB 12-1977 (Additional copy)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography, Petipa reconstructed by Nicolai Sergueff ; music by [Léo] Delibes ; performed by Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.Performers: Some cast members change during different performances; for example, Alexandra Danilova and Frederic Franklin's roles are sometimes performed by other dancers.Citation/reference: Credits partially from book entitled Without permission, by Victor Jessen.Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.Creation/production credits: Scenery and costumes, Pierre Roy.Performers: Danced by Alexandra Danilova, Frederic Franklin and members of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.Venue: Filmed during multiple performances between 1948-1952.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 several theaters.
Physical DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 3 film reels (128 min.) : silent, black and white ; 16 mmComplete abridged work; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera locations.Occasionally poor visual quality; dark, grainy.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18067215Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 15ef7740-f86f-0130-add6-3c075448cc4b
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