Special presentation captured live from Teatro Costanzi, Rome, 24 May 2016.
For the first time in Australia, experience Oscar-winning filmmaker Sofia Coppola’s sumptuous opera directorial debut. Created in collaboration with Italian haute couture designer Valentino and Hollywood production designer Nathan Crowley, her La Traviata was a sensation in Rome in 2016, with a sold-out season of 15 performances! Soprano Francesca Dotto stars as the tragic courtesan Violetta Valéry who sacrifices all for love. Alongside her, the tenor Antonio Poli as Alfredo and Roberto Frontali as Giorgio, his valiant father, beg for her pardon. (Sung in Italian, with English subtitles.)
Director: Sofia Coppola; Conductor: Jader Bignamini; Cast: Francesca Dotto, AntoninoPoli; Duration: Approx. 2h20 incl. interval.
Screening Sunday 22 April 2018, 10.30am exclusive to Cinema Paradiso.
Tickets: Adult $24; senior $18; Luna Privilege $21