A film with no spoken dialogue, just follows the music and lyrics of Benjamin Britten's "War Requiem, which include WWI soldier poet Wilfred Owen's poems reflecting the war's horrors. It shows the story of an Englishman soldier (Wilfred Owen) and a nurse (his bride) during World War I. It also includes actual footage of contemporary wars (WWII, Vietnam, Angola, etc.) Written by
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"War Requiem, Op. 66"
Composed and conducted by Benjamin Britten
Based on poems by Wilfred Owen
Soloists: Galina Vishnevskaya
, Peter Pears
and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
with The Bach Choir
, The London Symphony Orchestra Chorus and Highgate School Choir
Music played by The Melos Ensemble of London
and The London Symphony Orchestra
Organist: Simon Preston See more