Meeting Venus (1991)


Meeting Venus Poster
Original Title: Meeting Venus
Type: Movie
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Runtime: 119 Minutes    (1 Hours : 59 Minutes)
Release Date: 18 Sep 1991 (France)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English, Hungarian, French, German
Rated: PG-13
Director: 
István Szabó
Writer: 
István Szabó, Michael Hirst
Stars: 
Glenn Close, Niels Arestrup, Kiri Te Kanawa  »




Description

A deliciously biting satire about both the world of Grand Opera and United Europe. A Hungarian conductor (Arestrup) attempts to mount a bold new production of Richard Wagner's "Tannhäuser" while navigating the snares and pitfalls of...




Plot

A deliciously biting satire about both the world of Grand Opera and United Europe. A Hungarian conductor (Arestrup) attempts to mount a bold new production of Richard Wagner's "Tannhäuser" while navigating the snares and pitfalls of artistic egos, rampant nationalism, internal company and union politics, and precarious funding. Written by Dawn M. Barclift





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    ミーティング・ヴィーナス (Japan, Japanese title)
    Találkozás Vénusszal (Hungary)
    La tentation de Vénus (France)
    Zauber der Venus (Germany)
    Cita con Venus (Spain)

  • Company

    Warner Bros.

  • Country

    United Kingdom
    Japan
    United States
    Hungary

  • Certification

    Argentina:13
    Australia:PG
    Finland:S
    Germany:12 (f)
    Iceland:L
    Portugal:M/12
    South Korea:15
    Spain:13
    Sweden:7
    United Kingdom:15
    United States:PG-13

  • Location

    Budapest
    Hungary





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.85 : 1

  • Color

    Color

  • Sound Mix

    Dolby





  • Details (Other)

  • Awards

    3 wins & 1 nomination.