THE MEDIUM (1950 Film) - Powers, Schippers (DVD)

THE MEDIUM (1950 Film) - Powers, Schippers (DVD)

Code: 4218



Product Description


The acclaimed 1950 film version of Menotti's supernatural thriller stars Marie Powers, Anna Maria Alberghetti, and Leo Coleman. The Rome Radio Italiana Orchestra is conducted by Thomas Schippers. This adaptation of the opera includes more than thirty minutes of additional scenes and music which Menotti wrote specifically for the film. [Soundtrack available on VAI CD 1162-2]
B&W, 80 minutes, 4:3, All regions

Opera in Two Acts
Music and Text by Gian-Carlo Menotti

Madame Flora ("Baba") - Marie Powers
Monica - Anna Maria Alberghetti
Mrs. Gobineau - Beverly Dame
Mrs. Nolan - Belva Kibler
Mr. Gobineau - Donald Morgan

Symphony Orchestra of Rome Radio Italiana
Thomas Schippers, conductor