Parsifal - The Search for the Grail
A documentary exploring Wagner and his most intense opera, Parsifal.
Plácido Domingo, Violeta Urmana, Nikolai Putilin, Matti Salminen
The Kirov Orchestra & Choir at the Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg, Valery Gergiev, directed by Tony Palmer
Palmer's 1998 film is much more documentary than performance, but it does bring the great benefit of letting us hear Placido Domingo as Parsifal...As always with Palmer, it is a film both thoughtful... — More…