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The Great Theater Slawomir Batyra

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Wielki Teatr

The Grand Theatre of Warsaw: its lavish architecture, its imposing innards and the countless hands that control them. The silence of deserted corridors, frenzied activity backstage, intense concentration in the workshops, technicians’ millimetre-accurate precision. In these many different environments, incalculable and invisible expertise comes together to make a great machine work, a majestic vessel where technology and tradition unite in a perfect whole. Thanks to fluid camera work, precise editing and superb cinematography, The Great Theater is an elegant and humane portrait of a captivating microcosm, with an operatic soundtrack to give an epic sweep to the intricate collective work that goes into making magic on the stage.

The Great Theater

  • Country : Poland
  • Year : 2016
  • V.O : Polish
  • Subtitles : English
  • Duration : 30 MIN
  • Cinematography : Krzysztof Gromek
  • Editing : Daniel Sokolowski
  • Production : Adam Sokolowski
  • Sound Design : Dominik Kowalczyk

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