Jessye Norman – A Portrait
In this unique fil portait the tropical gardens of Marrakech provide a lush backdrop for a rare series of intinamte interviuws in which the great soprano talks openly about her life, fears and inspirations. The interviuw frame twelve specially filmed performances of highlights from het best-loves repertoire – from Mozart and Schubert to Wagner and Richard Strauss – in fantastical studio settings specially designed for this film by artists including Arnulf Rainer, Peter Kogler and Brian Eno.
A film by Andre Heller and Othmar Schmiderer
2005 running time 90 mins 16:9 DTS 5.1