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Monte Carlo Russian Ballet. Original Ballet Russe (c.1936)

This footage shows staged sequences of the Ballets Russes’ repertoire on their 1930s tours to Australia. It includes excerpts from ballets Les Presages and Thamar.

Length: 28 minutes

Alternative title: Ballets Russes, le Beau Danube. le Carnaval. les Presages. Thamar. Petrouchka. Cans 18, 19

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

Featured in the Chesterman Films collection

Original classification rating: not rated


National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 326115

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