L'oeuf à la coque ; CarmenAdditional title: Boiled eggAdditional title: CarmenAdditional title: Oeuf à la coque (Choreographic work : Petit, R)Additional title: Carmen (Choreographic work : Petit)
NamesPetit, Roland, 1924-2011 (Choreographer)Petit, Roland, 1924-2011 (Dancer)Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)Marchand, Colette (Dancer)Jeanmaire, Zizi, 1924- (Dancer)Perrault, Serge (Dancer)Ballets de Paris de Roland Petit (Performer)
Victor Jessen Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1950
Table of ContentsL'oeuf à la coque (The boiled egg) (ca. 13 min.) / music by Maurice Thiriet ; scenery and costumes by Stanislas Lepri ; dancers, Colette Marchand (The boiled egg), Serge Perrault (her partner), and members of Les Ballets de Paris.Carmen [three sections only] (ca. 25 min.) / music by Georges Bizet ; scenery and costumes by Antoine Clave ; dancers, Renee Jeanmaire (Carmen), Roland Petit (Don Jose), Serge Perrault (Toreador), and members of Les Ballets de Paris.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1673Shelf locator: *MGZHB 12-1988 (Additional copy)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography, Roland Petit ; performed by Les Ballets de Paris.Content: Essential parts; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.During third section of Carmen the lights fade out; sections four and five are not included.Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Jeanmaire, Renne [program].Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Biltmore Theatre, Los Angeles, Calif. in 1950.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 DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 1 film reel (40 min.) : silent, black and white ; 16 mmDuring third section of Carmen the lights fade out; sections four and five are not included.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18147143Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e7b5a9e0-f86e-0130-7f22-3c075448cc4b
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