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Bayreuth, From Myth to Modernity

A story of the wagnerian festival

Bayreuth, From Myth to Modernity A story of the wagnerian festival

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The Wagnerian myth is nowhere as alive as it is in Bayreuth, while the Wagner Festival faces a turning point this documentary proposes a review of its history.

After a decade-long reign as the uncontested ruler of the Wagner Festival, the composer's grandson Wolfgang Wagner has stepped down from his post. A new era is about to begin… This documentary thematizes the past, present and future of the festival and provides rare insights behind the scenes of the Wagner "workshop."

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  • Directed by: Michael Kloft
  • Production date: 2008
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min
  • Production: © Spiegel TV / ZDF / Unitel
  • Available version(s): EN
  • Available subtitle(s) : EN, DE
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