The Tightrope

The Tightrope

Director: Simon Brook Cast: Peter Brook, Yoshi Oida, Hayley Carmichael

DVD (Wide Screen)


The subject of Simon Brook's documentary The Tightrope is his father, the renowned theatre director Peter Brook. The movie utilized hidden cameras in order to record for posterity how the elder Brook employs a creative system for working with actors in order to elicit from them their finest work. He refers to this singular method as The Tightrope.

Product Details

Release Date: 06/03/2014
UPC: 0720229915977
Original Release: 2013
Rating: NR
Source: First Run Features
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Time: 1:23:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; A balancing act: interviews of the actors; Photo gallery

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Peter Brook Participant
Yoshi Oida Participant
Hayley Carmichael Participant
Marcello Magni Participant
Jos Houben Participant
Adbou Ouologuem Participant
Shantala Shivalingappa Participant
Lydia Wilson Participant
Micha Lescot Participant
Khalifa Natour Participant
Cesar Sarachu Participant
Toshi Tsuchitori Participant
Franck Krawczyk Participant
Marie-Helene Estienne Participant

Technical Credits
Simon Brook Director,Producer,Screenwriter
Jean-Pierre Eklou Attisso Producer
Philippe Avril Sound/Sound Designer
Benoit Barough Production Designer
Barbara Bossuet Editor
Peter Brook Screenwriter
Antoine Champerne Art Director
Laurent Coltelloni Camera Operator
Cecile Coutelier Sound/Sound Designer
Thierry Delor Sound Mixer
Philippe Dorelli Camera Operator
Romain Drogoul Sound/Sound Designer
Yann Dury Art Director
Alexis Kavyrchine Cinematographer
Franck Krawczyk Score Composer
Josie Miljevic Editor
Luigi Musini Producer
Raphael O'Byrne Camera Operator
Ermanno Olmi Producer
Agnes Ravez Sound Editor
Marina Tadie Camera Operator
Toshi Tsuchitori Score Composer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Peter Brook: The Tightrope
1. Scene 1
2. Scene 2
3. Scene 3
4. Scene 4
5. Scene 5
6. Scene 6
7. Scene 7
8. Scene 8
9. Scene 9
10. Scene 10
11. Scene 11
12. Scene 12

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