Aria (1987) - Plot Summary Poster


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  • Ten short pieces directed by ten different directors, including Ken Russell, Jean-Luc Godard, Robert Altman, Bruce Beresford, and Nicolas Roeg. Each short uses an aria as soundtrack/sound (Vivaldi, Bach, Wagner), and is an interpretation of the particular aria.

    - Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>


This is an anthology film featuring 10 different segments told entirely in the song of opera. "Un ballo in maschera" A fictionalized account of a 1931 assassination attempt on King Zog of Albania (Theresa Russell)...

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