Opera Vox "Rigoletto"

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An animated adaptation of Verdi's tragic story of rape and revenge, featuring richly costumed puppets.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Opera Vox "Rigoletto"

    Directed by: Barry J. C. PURVES

    Country: United Kingdom

    Year of production: 1993

    Running time: 29 min 55 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: Puppets

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Barry J. C. PURVES


    Distribution: BBC ENTERPRISES

    Graphics: Ian Mackinnon, Peter Saunders

    Sets: Barrow Model Makers

    Animation: Barry Purves

    Camera: Mark Stewart

    Music: Giuseppe Verdi, Wyn Davies

    Voice: Chorus of the Welsh National Opera