Choreographer Jean-Christophe Maillot's version of Romeo et Juliette downplays the social and political ramifications that most 20th century choreographers have interpreted in Shakespeare's play and concentrates on the emotional violence inherent in adolescent sexuality. Starring: Bernice Coppieters, Chris Roelandt, Conductor: Valery Gergiev, Choreographer: Jean-Christopher Maillot, Composer: Sergei Prokofiev.
DVD. 152 minutes. Color.