Here we collected the best opera movies in order of popularity
A Night with Handel
Handel is a thoroughly 'modern' composer whose genius for expressing human emotions is undimmed by time. This performance-based film, A Night with Handel, stylishly dramatises some of the composer's m...
Live from Munich June 2014. Guillaume Tell , in a new production by 30-year-old Wunderkind stage director Antú Romero Nunes, opens this year’s Munich Opera Festival with an orgy of fabulous singing.
Werther loves Charlotte, but she promised her mother on her deathbed that she would marry Albert. After the marriage Charlotte suggests that Werther should travel – but not forget her. Benoît Jacquot’...
Wagner: Das Rheingold
Robert Lepage’s landmark staging of Wagner’s Der Ring des Nibelungen, unveiled over the course of the 2010–11 and 2011–12 seasons, was the first new Met production of the complete cycle in more than 2...
Don't Look Now: We're Being Shot At
Two French civilians and a downed British Bomber Crew set out from Paris to cross the line between Northern France and the South during World War II. They will be able to escape to England. The conseq...
Tristan und Isolde
Wagner's erotic opera in a production by the German Opera of Berlin under the direction of Gotz Friedrich, with music conducted by Jiri Kout. Recorded at the Deutsche Oper Berlin.
Mozart: Così fan tutte
The director of the Met Music is James Levine. The sisters are led to believe their loved ones have left for war. Matthew Polenzani and Rodion Pogossov are lovers who return in disguise to test their ...
The Barber of Seville
23-year-old Gioachino Rossini completed his masterpiece IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA incredibly quickly – legend has it in just 13 days – which Rossini attributed to ‘facility and lots of instinct’. The op...
La Finta Giardiniera
The Zurich Opera gathered a superb cast for this production: Italian soprano Eva Mei sings the Countess Violante, known as Sandrina, the feigned gardener of the title. Spanish soprano Isabel Rey is he...
Teatro alla Scala: Joan of Arc
"Giovanna d'Arco; ossia, la pulzella d'Orléans" is an operatic dramma lirico with a prologue and three acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Temistocle Solera. The opera partly reflects the...
Acis and Galatea (The Royal Ballet / The Royal Opera)
The Royal Ballet and the Royal Opera collaborated on the production of Handel and Gay's classic opera, in which the nymph Galatea falls in love with a shepherd named Acis.
The Ring Cycle: Gotterdammerung
THIRD DAY OF THE RING CYCLE. Günter, the lord of the Rhine people, gives Siegfried a love potion that causes Siegfried to forget Brünnhilde and fall in love with Günter's sister Gutrane. Siegfried has...
Mozart: Don Giovanni
Live 2001 production from the Zurich Opera House of the classic Mozart/Da Ponte opera, with Nikolaus Harnoncourt conducting and directed for television and video by Brian Large.
Jules Massanet's lyrical opera is transformed into a superb film production by Petr Weigl, shot on location in Prague, with music conducted by Libor Pesek. First produced by the Vienna Opera in Februa...
Falstaff is in the Tutto Verdi series. 'Falstaff' was written by Giuseppe Verdi in three acts. Shakespeare's 'The Merry Wives of Windsor' inspired the scenes from 'Henry IV, parts 1 and 2'. The premie...
Il Trittico - Metropolitan Opera Live in HD
The first one-act opera is a tale of cheating lovers and the second is about a mother longing to hear from her lost child. The third is a comedy about greedy relatives.
In ancient Babylon, SEMIRAMIDE (Anderson) encourages her lover Assur (Ramey) to murder her husband, King Ninus. Her son, Ninius, disappears, believed dead, and Semiramide rules in her own right. 15 ye...
Patrice Chéreau, Pascal Greggory, une autre solitude
There is a look at the entire process of creating and developing the third staging of "In the Solitude of Cotton Fields". The creative process begins from the first reading around the table through th...
Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Audiences went crazy for the dynamic production of Rossini's comedy, which found new and surprising ways to bring it closer to them. The cast jumped to the challenge with gusto. CountAlmaviva and Figa...
Mozart: The Magic Flute
Prince Tamino was saved from a serpent by the ladies in the opening of The Magic Flute. The ladies padlocked Papageno's mouth because he lied. Tamino fell in love with Princess Pamina after viewing a ...
The Arena di Verona was recorded in high definition. The production was directed by Franco Zeffirelli and was sung by an international cast of excellent singers. The famous opera is staged as a feast ...
Mozart: Don Giovanni
More than two centuries after its creation, the emotional pull of this supreme opera remains absolutely intact. Dmitri Tcherniakov duly revisits the myth and makes the seducer of Seville a ‘man withou...
Così fan tutte
Mozart's genius in setting to music da Ponte's comic play of love, infidelity and forgiveness makes it one of the great works of art from the Age of Enlightenment. Nicholas Hytner's beautiful new prod...
The second opera is in the Ring cycle. Hildegard is sympathetic to the daughter of the god. Christa Ludwig is known for her portrayal of Fricka. Gary Lakes and Jessye Norman are threatening. The Met o...
Verdi La Forza del Destino
This performance of 2014 can be considered as a reference on account of the quality of the vocal material involved and because the daring staging of Austrian Martin Kušej is rich in meaning within the...
There is a revival of Giuseppe Verdi's classic opera, La Traviata, coming in the form of a collaboration between award-winning American filmmakers and Italy's haute couture king. You can live from the...
The Met assembled an ideal cast for François Girard’s acclaimed new production of Wagner’s final masterpiece: Jonas Kaufmann in the title role of the fool “made wise by compassion”, René Pape as Gurne...
Love Never Dies
The Phantom escaped from Paris to New York 10 years ago. He has found a place for his music to flourish, but he doesn't have a love for Christine Daaé. The Phantom tried to lure Christine, her husband...
7 Deaths of Maria Callas
7 Deaths of Maria Callas is a continuation of Marina Abramovic's lifelong meditation on the female body as a source of both power and pain. Here Abramovic turns her focus to renowned opera singer Mari...
Così fan tutte
Who loves whom in Così fan tutte, Mozart’s and Da Ponte’s cruelly comic reflection on desire, fidelity and betrayal? Or have the confusions to which the main characters subject one another ensured tha...
Puccini’s Japanese tragedy Madama Butterfly is given a ravishing production by The Royal Opera. Its alluring imagery of Japan from the 19th-century European Imagination heightens the intense clash of ...
Willie the Operatic Whale
Willie is a whale that is reported to be a sea monster. A friend of Willie's, a gull named Whitey, tells him about the searching ship and Willie goes to try out. Professor Tetti Tatti from the Opera b...