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Title
Silence is the end of our song
Names
Hønningen, Mette (Dancer)
Eliasson, Erling (Dancer)
Bruce, Christopher (Choreographer)
Jara, Víctor, 1938-1973 (Composer)
Harper, Ves (Designer)
Grimm, Thomas, 1942- (Producer)
Kongelige Danske ballet (Dancer)
Inti-Illimani (Musical group) (Musician)
Collection

Kongelige Danske Ballet Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1983
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7836
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-824 (former)
Topics
Kongelige Danske ballet
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Television programs
Notes
Creation/production credits: Produced by Danmarks Radio and R.M. Arts. Producer and director: Thomas Grimm. Commissioned by Danmarks Radio.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Christopher Bruce. Music: contemporary Chilean folk songs by Victor Jara, Violette Para, Isabel Para, Horacio Salinas, Patricio Manns, and Inti Illimani. Scenery and costumes: Ves Harper. Narration: Erik Mørk.
Performers: Performed by members of the Royal Danish Ballet: Mette Hønningen, Erling Eliasson, Ann-Kristin Hauge, Annemari Vingaard, Mette-Ida Kirk, Heidi Ryom, Mette Bødtcher, Niels Balle, Thomas Berentzen, Morten Munksdorf, and Bjarne Hecht.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Language: Titles in Danish, English and German.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (40 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Description
A contemporary ballet in eight episodes on anti-war themes, with spoken English text and contemporary Chilean ballads sung in Spanish. The dancing is interspersed with newsreel footage of Che Guevara, the Chilean military coup of 1973, and war refugees.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Spanish, Castilian
Danish
German
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY857031086-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12161624
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 18d1c2d0-8043-0135-c539-08f3b59ef456
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1983: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Silence is the end of our song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1983. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/be984145-eaf9-4264-aa7b-a21d22f7bb84

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Silence is the end of our song" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 17, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/be984145-eaf9-4264-aa7b-a21d22f7bb84

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1983). Silence is the end of our song Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/be984145-eaf9-4264-aa7b-a21d22f7bb84

Wikipedia Citation

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Silence is the end of our song