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NY Export: Opus Jazz (2010)

The New York City Ballet , Henry Jost , Jody Lee Lipes  |  Unrated |  DVD
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: The New York City Ballet
  • Directors: Henry Jost, Jody Lee Lipes
  • Format: Color, NTSC, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Region: All Regions
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.77:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: Unrated
  • Studio: Factory 25
  • DVD Release Date: November 22, 2010
  • Run Time: 120 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B003ZJ94UU
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #186,734 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "NY Export: Opus Jazz" on IMDb

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"Smart, fiercely cool" --New York Press

"Innovative." --The Los Angeles Times

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NY Export: Opus Jazz is a scripted adaptation of a 1958 "ballet in sneakers" by Jerome Robbins, a companion piece to his legendary West Side Story, that tells an abstract tale of disaffected urban youth. Shot entirely on location in the abandoned spaces of today's New York City on anamorphic 35mm, the film returns the original choreography to the streets that inspired it. Featuring dancers from the New York City Ballet, NY EXPORT: OPUS JAZZ reveals the timelessness of Robbins' vision.

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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars exciting, dynamic, wonderful October 17, 2010
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I was fortunate to see this when it was broadcast on Great Performances. If you have any interest at all in dance - really really good dance - you need to see this film. Jerome Robbins remarkable choreography combined with exciting young dancers and fine filmmaking makes for a memorable experience. I plan to see it again and again, just as soon as the DVD is released.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars different view of a great ballet January 31, 2011
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Having seen the ballet live in NYC, I was fascinated by the way the choreography was set to fit into the background of NYC streets and buildings and how it complemented the original choreography, which of course is "àla West Side Story". One must always remember that film is two dimensional and the stage is three dimensional and it's a LIVE presentation each and every time.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing January 19, 2011
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I watched this each time it aired on Great Performances and was totally spellbound each time. Video isn't always the best way for an audience to feel the energy of a dance piece, but it's so well done that the experience of watching the film definitely rivals the live experience. It's very intimately shot but the camera work also allows you to see the patterns of the dancers' bodies from many angles, including really beautiful aerial shots.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Kevin January 21, 2013
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I was in awe the first time I viewed this on TV and continue to be amazing at the quality of the dancing. The filming production is first rate, the music is engaging, and, of course, the choreography is beyond comparison. Fabulous!!
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4.0 out of 5 stars dance class March 13, 2014
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Was able to understand the steps that I'm learning in dance class now.being able to see NY area were used for the taping was great
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