Paul Czinner recorded, using a multiple cameras technique, the performance of prima ballerina Galina Ulanova of the Russian Bolshoi, doing “Giselle”, while the troupe was on tour in England in 1956.
Director: Paul Czinner.
Writer: Paul Czinner.
Stars: Galina Ulanova, Raisa Struchkova, Nikolai Fedeychev.
1959 Academy Awards – Nominated for an Oscar for Best Music, Scoring of a Musical PIcture (Yuri Faier/Gennadi Rozhdestvensky).
Many thanks to Steve for sending me a copy of this film.