Giselle: Act IIAdditional title: Giselle (Choreographic work : Dolin after Coralli and Perrot)
NamesDolin, Anton, 1904-1983 (Choreographer)Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983 (Dancer)Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)Markova, Alicia, Dame, 1910-2004 (Dancer)Ballet Theatre (New York, N.Y.) (Performer)Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856 (Composer)
Victor Jessen Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1948 - 1954
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1684
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: [choreography by Anton Dolin after Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot ; music by Adolfe Adam ; performed by Ballet Theatre].Performers: Some cast members change during different performances; for example, Alicia Markova and Anton Dolin's roles are sometimes performed by other dancers.Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Ballet Theatre program (Dec. 30, 1949).Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.Creation/production credits: Scenery and costumes by Eugene Berman ; scenery executed by R. L. Grosh & Son Scenic Studio ; costumes executed by Karinska.Performers: Dancers include: Alicia Markova, Anton Dolin and members of Ballet Theatre.Funding: Transferred from film and cataloged with funds provided by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.System details: Streaming video, transferred from 16mm reversal print via Digital Betacam cassettes.Biographical/historical: This film was pieced together by the filmmaker Victor Jessen from multiple performances filmed from various camera angles throughout several theaters.
Physical DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 3 film reels (82 min.) : silent, black and white ; 16 mmComplete work; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18147641Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 742d79e0-f86f-0130-1c68-3c075448cc4b
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