Opera at the Star and Shadow
Ingmar Bergman, Sweden 1975, 135 minutes, Sung in Swedish with English subtitles, Certificate U
Fri 17 April // 19:00 / Cinema
Opera comes to the Star and Shadow. No dinner jackets or tiaras required.
Ingmar Berman's version of Mozart's well-loved work is widely viewed as one of the most successful films of an opera ever made. This warm, witty and sensuous movie is set in a reconstruction of an 18th-century theatre contains some the most recognisable and accessible music in opera, including the famous overture and the virtuosic Queen of the Night's aria.
Please note that the film will start at the slightly earlier time of 7pm.