Director Peter Sellers, conductor William Christie
Director Peter Sellers
Conductor William Christie, Orchestra of the Age of the Enlightenment
Cast Dawn Upshaw, Lorraine Hunt, David Daniels, Richard Croft, Frode Olsen. The Glyndebourne Chorus.
Peter Sellers takes Handel’s tale of self sacrificial love between a Christian virgin and a Roman bodyguard in 4th century Antioch and by resetting it in modern day America transforms it into a timeless parable of spiritual resistance to tyranny and persecution.
Running time 207 minutes
Subtitles Deutsch, Français, English.
Format NTSC, regions 2,3,4,5,6