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DVD006148

A L’Est

Akerman, Chantal. France; Poland. 2008.

Title:
A L’Est
Alternate Title:
Songs from Slavic Lands
Found on compilation title:
Chantal Akerman Films Sonia Wieder-Atherton
Director:
Akerman, Chantal
Production Co:
Arte France; AMIP-RCP-CHEMAH I.S.; Cléa Productions
Country:
France; Poland
Year:
2008
Publisher:
Naive, 2011
Description:
2 videodiscs of 2; 1 audiodisc of 1.   DVD - Region free.   viewing copy.
Feature.   85 minutes.   color.   sound - stereo.  
Language:
French with optional English subtitles
Genre:
Documentary; television production; performance; music
Notes:
Performance by Sonia Wieder-Atherton (cello) with the Sinfonia Varsovia (Christophe Mangou, director). The program contains: Part 1. Vespers (Rachmaninov); Ruralia Hungarica (Dohnányi); Song in the style of Schubert (Jewish traditional); Tatar Dance (Tcherepnin); Jeux d’enfants, after Janáček’s Moravian Folksongs (Krawczyk). Part 2. Rondo Maygar (Kodaly); The Field of the Dead (Prokofiev); Variations on a Slovak Folksong (Martinu); Rückert-Lieder (Mahler); Traditional Dance.