Notes & Reviews:
- A winningly imaginative filmic interpretation of Benjamin Britten's ever-popular opera, the most successful opera of post-war Britain.
- The Alderbergh Festival played host to this production, with Steuart Bedford conducting the Britten-Pears Orchestra and Alan Oke, Giselle Allen and David Kempster starring as Peter, Ellen and Capt. Balstrode respectively.
- The performances were universally hailed by Britain's major news media outlets, including The Guardian and The Times.
Run Time: 161 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo, DD 5.1
Subtitles: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
Country of Origin: England
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Works DetailsBritten, Benjamin : Peter Grimes
- Performers: Giselle Allen; Charmian Bedford; Alexandra Hutton; Gaynor Keeble; David Kempster; Alan Oke
- Conductor: Steuart Bedford
- Ensemble: Britten-Pears Orchestra
- Running Time: 141 min. sec.
- Period Time: Modern
- Written: 1944
- Studio/Live: Live