Channel 4 news [Great Britain]: Misha's missionAdditional title: Misha's mission
NamesBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Interviewee)Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)Sillem, Tanya (Commentator)Glass, Nicholas (Commentator)McHugh, Shelagh (Director)Hannah, David (Editor)Independent Television News (Great Britain) (Production company)Channel Four (Great Britain) (Broadcaster)
Mikhail Baryshnikov Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1996-08-16
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 336
TopicsDanceBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948-White Oak Dance Project -- Press coverageBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- -- InterviewsBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- -- Press coverage
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed danceTelevision programsInterviewsFilmed interviewsTelevision programsAdvertising
NotesContent: an ITN production for Channel 4.Content: Title supplied by cataloger based on the title screen and information on container.Content: Date deduced by cataloger based on the described news in the program.Content: The first 15 minutes of this program is a coverage of the 1996 Republican Convention in California and profile of Bob Dole, the candidate for the Republican Party running against Bill Clinton. This report is followed by other news such as the funeral of Greek Cypriot refugee Solomos Solomiou who was shot by a Turkish officer, and the political resonance it caused; an injunction Princess Diana received against a certain paparazzo; tension in the Russian government, and more.Venue: Broadcast on ITN Channel Four News London 1996 August 16.Acquisition: Gift; Mikhail Baryshnikov, 2011.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (54 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionPart of this program that profiles Mikhail Baryshnikov begins on the 43rd minute. The interview with him is taken in Spain (one of the countries included in the company's European Tour) where White Oak Dance Project ballet troupe is performing before its scheduled arrival in London for 5 performances in The London Coliseum. Baryshnikov talks about his interest in modern choreography, the group's work, the independency of the company, and such. Includes excerpts of his rehearsals in solo pieces.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19967926Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e1d2e460-e862-0131-317d-3c075448cc4b
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