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Additional title: Metropolis (Television program : Germany)
Kluge, Alexander, 1932- (Interviewee)
Wedel, Dieter, 1942- (Interviewee)
Merkel, Angela, 1954- (Interviewee)
Schlingensief, Christoph, 1960-2010 (Interviewee)
Wagner, Wolfgang, 1919-2010 (Interviewee)
Emmerich, Peter, 1958-2019 (Interviewee)
Celant, Germano (Interviewee)
Honigmann, Barbara, 1949- (Interviewee)
Mik, Aernout (Interviewee)
Fischer, Peter, 1956- (Interviewee)
Monk, Meredith (Interviewee)
Walzer, Christian (Film editor)
Schmieder, Marc (Sound designer)
Südwestrundfunk (Germany) (Producer)
ARTE Deutschland TV (Producer)
Bayreuther Festspiele (2004 : Bayreuth, Germany) (Event place)
Stimmenfestival (2004 : Lörrach) (Event place)

Meredith Monk Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2004-08-07
Place: Baden-Baden, Germany
Publisher: SWR
Table of Contents
Coverage of premiere of Parsifal by Wagner at the 2004 Bayreuth Festival (11:08) -- Interview with curator Germano Celant about the exhibit Robert Mapplethorpe and the classical tradition (7:51) -- Interview with Barbara Honigmann about her new book Ein Kapital aus meinem Leben (8:19) -- Interview with Aernout Mik about his touring installations exhibition (8:21) -- Interview with Kunstmuseum Luzern director Peter Fischer (6:04) -- Interview with Meredith Monk intercut with performance footage from a couple performances during the 2004 Stimmenfestival Lörrach (9:36)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-6656
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Parsifal -- Excerpts
Mapplethorpe, Robert -- Exhibitions
Kunstmuseum Luzern
Bayreuther Festspiele
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Statement of responsibility: eine Produktion der Gigaherz GmbH, Baden-Baden im auftrag des SWR in Zusammenarbeit mit ARTE.
Language: Any footage with language other than German spoken is overdubbed in German.
Additional physical form: Uncut Meredith Monk interview footage as well as extended performance footage used in this program can be found on *MGZIDVD 5-6655.
Creation/production credits: Manfred Heinfeldner, Frank Rother, Verena Knümann, Sabine Willkop, Nikolai Vialkowitsch, Ute Hoffarth, segment authors; Helmut Hörber, Clemens Böttcher, A. Sanders/Verena Knümann; K.Hüttner/ R. Surenbroek, Joachim Czogalla, Hardy Ottersbach, camera operators ; Christian Walzer (Segments 1, 3, 4), Sabine Garscha (Segments 2, 5), Peter Hillebrand, sound; Pierre-André Boutang, Peter Wien, coordination ARTE; Velvet Mediendesign, München and Novaprod, Paris, design; Christian Walzer, editor; Marc Schmieder, sound editor; Steph Mark, Jochen Dickbertel, production manager; Katja Freidank, Dunja Saal, editorial staff.
Performers: Alexander Kluge, Dieter Wedel, Angela Merkel, Christoph Schlingensief, Wolfgang Wagner, Peter Emmerich, Germano Celant, Barbara Honigmann, Aernout Mik, Peter Fischer, Meredith Monk, interviewees; Birgitta Assheuer, Patrick Blank, voiceover (Sprecher).
Venue: Broadcast on 7 August 2004.
Funding: Cataloging funds provided by The Jerome Robbins Foundation.
Acquisition: Gift; Meredith Monk and House Foundation for the Arts, 2006.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (53 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 777001888
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19539089
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f1e8b230-7906-0138-c715-2d3767ad8535
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Metropolis, 2004-08-07