BENJAMIN BRITTEN: Britten at 100 Box Set – Tony Palmer’s Classic Films. “Overall, a must for lovers of Benjamin Britten’s music.”

Britten at 100 Box Set: Tony Palmer's Classic Films

4 DVD Box Set celebrating Benjamin Britten’s centenary, The superb box set contains four films about Benjamin Britten directed by legendary filmmaker Tony Palmer. Contains -

  • - A Time There Was: Palmer’s portrait film on Britten
  • - Benjamin Britten and his Festival: a behind the scenes look at the Aldeburgh Festival
  • - The Burning Fiery Furnace about the recording of the church parable in Orford Church
  • - Death in Venice: the 1981 film of his opera, filmed in Venice with all the original cast

Also contains a 58-page illustrated booklet of Britten’s famous, but long out-of-print, 1964 Aspen Award speech.