Glory Of Russia
Documentary | 2009 | Music | Russia

Project data

Length of movie90´
Picture formatTV 16:9 (1 : 1,78)
Picture material positiveHDCAM-SR
Sound formatDolby SRD / Dolby digital (5.1, 6 Kanäle)

    Brief synopsis

    Renée Fleming, America's Queen of Opera performs in the Palaces of the Czars with internationally acclaimed Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky St. Petersburg is one of the most beautiful cities on earth. In this program Renée Fleming and Dmitri Hvorostovsky explore the most spectacular corners of the city that was born in the remarkable mind of Peter the Great.
    Renée Fleming and Dmitri Hvorostovsky have performed often in St. Petersburg. On this occasion they will be singing operatic duets and arias by Verdi, Tchaikovsky, Ambroise Thomas and Bellini. They are accompanied by Constantine Orbelian and the State Hermitage Orchestra, and the pianists Olga Kern and Ivary Ilya.


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Renée FlemingRenée Fleming [SR]
    Dmitri HvorostovskyDmitri Hvorostovsky [SR]
    Constantine OrbelianConstantine Orbelian [SR]


    director of photographyHenning Brümmerlichtsetzender Kameramann
    2nd unit dopGünter Euringer
    directorBrian Large
    1st assistant directorTilo Krause
    ScriptMyriam Hoyer
    editorRobert Hentschel
    post production supervisorJochen Hermann
    production sound mixerRainer Schwarte
    sound re-recording mixerPeter Hecker [1]

    Production companies

    Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images GmbH [at]