More About Carmen
A fine screen adaptation of Bizet's popular opera. Lorin Maazel conducts the French National Orchestra and Chorus and the French Radio Chorus. Sung in French.
Main Cast & Crew
Francesco Rosi - Director
"...The definitive screen adaptation....A full-scale unembarrassed screen opera..." - 09/20/1984 New York Times, p.C21
"[I]t often works brilliantly, thanks largely to Julia Migenes's sweaty, sultry Carmen, a more physically convincing incarnation of whom it is hard to imagine." - 09/01/2011 Sight and Sound