Sun, Sep 2, 2018, 2:30 PM: Let's watch Ingmar Bergman's Magic Flute!Staging Mozart's final, beloved opera had been a dream of Bergman's dating back to the days of his childhood puppet theater. Given c.
A celebration of love and forgiveness that exhibits a profound appreciation for the artifice and spectacle of the theater, The Magic Flute is among the most exquisite opera films ever made. This scintillating screen version of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s beloved opera showcases Ingmar Bergman’s deep knowledge of music and gift for expressing it cinematically.
Aided by the lovelorn bird hunter Papageno and a magical flute that holds the power to change the hearts of men, young Tamino embarks on a quest for true love, leading to the evil Sarastro’s temple where Pamina is held captive.
CEDAR FALLS — The Hearst Center for the Arts will conclude its series of films directed by Ingmar Bergman with “The Magic Flute” on Tuesday. The G-rated 1975 film is in Swedish with subtitles.
Mozart's immortal opera is masterfully reworked for the screen by the great Ingmar Bergman in this sublime rendering of one of the composer's best-loved works - a cheerful and charming operatic celebration of love, forgiveness and humanity. 'The Magic Flute' (Trollflojten) stars Josef Kostlinger as Tamino, a young man determined to rescue beautiful princess Pamina (Irma Urrila) from the.
I like the Magic Flute, specially the version of Ingmar Bergman and there particularly Papageno. What Kenneth Branagh has done with the Magic Flute is overwelming. The story is transpositioned from masonry to World War I and it is transferred to a movie. It works, it makes the story more accessible. The overture shows the madness of World War I.
Ingmar Bergman's version of Mozart's The Magic Flute isn't his most cinematic work - it's a film version of an opera and was originally shown on Swedish TV. Nonetheless, there are elements here.
Saying you like Ingmar Bergman is like saying you like cinema.His influence and style have become more than an influence, a defining layer in the foundation of cinema. With some directors you can recall a few classic movies, but with filmmakers like Bergman, who has so many definitive credits as a director, his filmography can almost seem too daunting to follow.