Stoperas 1 & 2

Frank Scheffer Short film - 1987 - 3 min.

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Complete performance of two operas by composer John Cage, entitled Europera’s. By means of stop motion, the pieces by the American avant-garde composer are reduced to a few minutes in this experimental film. Sequel to Wagner’s Ring, for which Cage commissioned director Frank Scheffer to condense Richard Wagner’s opera Der Ring des Nibelungen into a short film experience.

Credits

Director(s) Frank Scheffer
Production Company Allegri Film
Director of Photography
René van der Eyk
Frans Bromet
Editing
Sound Design
Music
Distribution
Production Country
Netherlands