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The Resource Owen Wingrave, [music by] Benjamin Britten ; libretto [by] Myfanwy Piper ; director, Margaret Williams ; producer, Anne Beresford ; produced by MJW Productions for Channel Four Television and RM Associates

Owen Wingrave, [music by] Benjamin Britten ; libretto [by] Myfanwy Piper ; director, Margaret Williams ; producer, Anne Beresford ; produced by MJW Productions for Channel Four Television and RM Associates

Label
Owen Wingrave
Title
Owen Wingrave
Statement of responsibility
[music by] Benjamin Britten ; libretto [by] Myfanwy Piper ; director, Margaret Williams ; producer, Anne Beresford ; produced by MJW Productions for Channel Four Television and RM Associates
Title variation
Benjamin Britten's Owen Wingrave
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Narrator
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • ger
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A film shot entirely on location, in which the story is updated from Edwardian times to the 1950's, establishing a connection with World War II
Related
Cataloging source
HUA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Neve Cunningham, Janet Tovey ; editor, John Middlewick
Language note
Sung and narrated in English; subtitles in English, German, French, Spanish
PerformerNote
Gerald Finley (Owen Wingrave) ; Peter Savidge (Spencer Coyle) ; Hilton Marlton (Lechmere) ; Josephine Barstow (Miss Wingrave) ; Anne Dawson (Mrs. Coyle) ; Elizabeth Gale (Mrs. Julian) ; Charlotte Hellekant (Kate Julian) ; Martyn Hill (Sir Philip Wingrave) ; narrated by Andrew Burton ; The Choristers of Westminster Cathedral Choir ; Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin ; Kent Nagano, conductor
Runtime
150
Technique
live action
Label
Owen Wingrave, [music by] Benjamin Britten ; libretto [by] Myfanwy Piper ; director, Margaret Williams ; producer, Anne Beresford ; produced by MJW Productions for Channel Four Television and RM Associates
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Durations: opera 92 min.; documentary 58 min
  • Booklet (27 p.) in German with English and French translations inserted in container
  • Bonus: Benjamin Britten documentary : The hidden heart / produced and directed by Teresa Griffiths
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Formerly MLL DVD 1345.
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
100 372
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369428544
System details
  • Colour recording system: PAL
  • DVD-9; Regions 2, 5; PCM stereo; picture format 16:9
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Owen Wingrave, [music by] Benjamin Britten ; libretto [by] Myfanwy Piper ; director, Margaret Williams ; producer, Anne Beresford ; produced by MJW Productions for Channel Four Television and RM Associates
Publication
Note
  • Durations: opera 92 min.; documentary 58 min
  • Booklet (27 p.) in German with English and French translations inserted in container
  • Bonus: Benjamin Britten documentary : The hidden heart / produced and directed by Teresa Griffiths
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Formerly MLL DVD 1345.
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
100 372
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369428544
System details
  • Colour recording system: PAL
  • DVD-9; Regions 2, 5; PCM stereo; picture format 16:9
Video recording format
DVD

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