Russia's world-renowned Bolshoi Ballet performs a series of classic ballet performances. From Swan Lake starring the iconic Maya Plisetskaya to Giselle starring Nina Ananiashvili, these are a must-see for ballet fans.
Although these films have been remastered in HD, since they were originally shot for Russian television over 40 years ago, the quality is lower than one might expect in today's age. But we hope that you will agree with us that there is still much to be appreciated in the performances.
Documentary • With Nina Ananiashvili, Victor Barykin, Ruslan Pronin
• 1991 • 113 minutes
This moving and picturesque work of French romantic ballet caused a sensation in 1841. With music by Adolphe Adam and choreography by Jules Perrot (the solos) and Jean Coralli (the ensemble), Giselle featu...