“Rigoletto al Circo Massimo” previewed at the Rome Festival


The Rome Film Festival will present three evenings dedicated to opera.

On October 20, the festival will present the documentary “Rigoletto al Circo Massimo” by Indigo Film, Rai Cinema and MIC-Direzione Generale Cinema. This represents the esteemed opera director The film debut of Damiano Michieletto. The film features the musical direction of Danièle Gatti and a cast that includes Roberto Frontali, Rosa Feola, Ivan Ayon Rivas, Riccardo Zanellato, Martina Belli and Gabriele Sagona.

The same evening will be presented “Nascita di uno spettacolo” by Enrico Parenti and produced by Indigo Film in collaboration with the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma. The film chronicles the making of the opera house during the pandemic.

The second evening of October 21 will be devoted to “In questa storia che è la mia”. The opera-concerto was shot in 2021 at the Teatro dell’Opera. The work is written by Claudio Baglioni.

The last evening, October 23, will present to the public the filmed versions of “La Traviata” with Lisette Oropesa and “il Barbiere di Siviglia”. Both films were directed by Mario Martone.

The Rome Film Festival opens on October 14 and features “Dear Evan Hansen,” “Belfast,” as well as Marvel’s “Eternals” directed by Oscar-winner Chloe Zhao.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.