Life and Death of Manuel de Falla (1991)

When the Fire Burns: The Life and Music of Manuel de Falla (original title)
Not Rated | | 12 September 1991 (Canada)
Filmed throughout Spain and Argentina, When The Fire Burns captures the rich sensuality of Manuel de Falla's music, in counterpoint to the near monastic austerity of his life.The ... See full summary »

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Larry Weinstein

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Cast

Credited cast:
Edward Atienza Edward Atienza ... Manuel de Falla (voice)
Teresa Berganza ... Self (soprano)
Charles Dutoit ... Conductor
Justino Díaz ... Don Quixote (in El Retablo de Maese Pedro) (archive footage)
Alicia de Larrocha Alicia de Larrocha ... Self (pianist) (archive footage)
Narciso Yepes Narciso Yepes ... Self - Guitarist
Nicanor Zabaleta Nicanor Zabaleta ... Self (harpist)
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Filmed throughout Spain and Argentina, When The Fire Burns captures the rich sensuality of Manuel de Falla's music, in counterpoint to the near monastic austerity of his life.The documentary includes excerpts from performances by Charles Dutoit and the Montréal Symphony, Teresa Berganza, Alicia de Larrocha, Narciso Yepes, Nicanor Zabaleta and gypsy flamenco singers and dancers.Nights in the Garden of Spain combines nighttime footage of the Alhambra, the Moorish palace and gardens atop the hills of Granada, with pianist Alicia de Larrocha's performance of de Falla's masterpiece.

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Canada

Release Date:

12 September 1991 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Life and Death of Manuel de Falla See more »

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Rhombus Media See more »
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