About the film
Puccini : La Bohème
Release Date: June 01, 2008
|Production Companies||:||The Metropolitan Opera|
|Director||:||Franco Zeffirelli, Gary Halvorson|
|Writers||:||Giuseppe Giacosa, Luigi Illica|
Puccini’s evergreen paean to young love and the bohemian life has captivated generations of Met-goers through Franco Zeffirelli’s iconic production. Movie theater audiences for the high-definition transmission of this staging got to see it with fresh eyes in a touching performance starring Angela Gheorghiu and Ramón Vargas as the frail seamstress and her poetic lover.