Aria is a 1987 British film produced by Don Boyd from Virgin Group's visual section consisting of ten short films by a variety of directors. It was entered into the 1987 Cannes Film Festival. Each segment features its director's visual accompaniment to arias and scenes from operas. Each film has minimal dialogue , with most of the spoken content being the operas' lyrics in Italian, French, or German. The music archive source was RCA Records . A fictionalized account of a 1931 assassination attempt on King Zog of Albania, notable for his shooting back at his would-be assassins and surviving. ...
|Release date:||September 3, 1987|
|Directed by:||Derek Jarman, Ken Russell, Julien Temple, Robert Altman, Franc Roddam, Bruce Beresford, Charles Sturridge, Jean-Luc Godard, Nicolas Roeg, Bill Bryden|
|Music by:||Giacomo Puccini, Giuseppe Verdi, Erich Wolfgang Korngold|
|Genre:||Short Film, Musical|