On the evening of July 7, 1990 an 'impossible dream' came true. Against the majetic backdrop of the Baths of Caracalla in Rome, superstar tenors José Carreras, Plácido Domingo and Luciano Pavarotti were joined by conductor Zubin Mehta and more than two hundred musicians for a spectacular event that was to make musical history.
The Impossible Dream is telling the extraordinary story of this massive musical mega-hit. Featuring interviews with the three star tenors, this documentary offers a unique glimpse behind the scenes, documenting the creation and impact of this unparalleled musical phenomenon.
Paul McCreesh, Graham Vick – Plácido Domingo (Bajazet), Jennifer Holloway (Irene), Sara Mingardo (Andronico) – Teatro Real Madrid
A film by Christopher Nupen