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Title
L'oeuf à la coque ; Carmen
Additional title: Boiled egg
Additional title: Carmen
Additional title: Oeuf à la coque (Choreographic work : Petit, R)
Additional title: Carmen (Choreographic work : Petit)
Names
Petit, Roland, 1924-2011 (Choreographer)
Petit, Roland, 1924-2011 (Dancer)
Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)
Marchand, Colette (Dancer)
Jeanmaire, Zizi, 1924- (Dancer)
Perrault, Serge (Dancer)
Ballets de Paris de Roland Petit (Performer)
Collection

Victor Jessen Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1950
Table of Contents
L'oeuf à la coque (The boiled egg) (ca. 13 min.) / music by Maurice Thiriet ; scenery and costumes by Stanislas Lepri ; dancers, Colette Marchand (The boiled egg), Serge Perrault (her partner), and members of Les Ballets de Paris.
Carmen [three sections only] (ca. 25 min.) / music by Georges Bizet ; scenery and costumes by Antoine Clave ; dancers, Renee Jeanmaire (Carmen), Roland Petit (Don Jose), Serge Perrault (Toreador), and members of Les Ballets de Paris.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1673
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 12-1988 (Additional copy)
Topics
Ballet
Jessen, Victor
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Statement of responsibility: choreography, Roland Petit ; performed by Les Ballets de Paris.
Content: Essential parts; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
During third section of Carmen the lights fade out; sections four and five are not included.
Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Jeanmaire, Renne [program].
Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Biltmore Theatre, Los Angeles, Calif. in 1950.
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 the theater.
Physical Description
Film reel
Extent: 1 film reel (40 min.) : silent, black and white ; 16 mm
During third section of Carmen the lights fade out; sections four and five are not included.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18147143
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e7b5a9e0-f86e-0130-7f22-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1924: Creator Born
  • 1950: Created
  • 2011: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "L'oeuf à la coque ; Carmen" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1950. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e8829e10-f86e-0130-77a1-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "L'oeuf à la coque ; Carmen" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e8829e10-f86e-0130-77a1-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1950). L'oeuf à la coque ; Carmen Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e8829e10-f86e-0130-77a1-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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L'oeuf à la coque ; Carmen