Carmen (1969)

Director: Herbert von Karajan

Writer(s): Henri Meilhac, Ludovic Halévy, Prosper Mérimée (novel)

Starring: Grace Bumbry, Jon Vickers, Mirella Freni, Justino Díaz, Julia Hamari, Olivera Miljakovic, Robert Kerns, Anton Diakov, Kurt Equiluz, Milen Paunov, Mariemma

Synopsis: A film of the 1966 Salzburg Festival performance of Bizet’s “Carmen”, a tale of the fiery gypsy and her naive, ultimately murderous lover.

Release Date: January  17, 1969 (East Germany) | Length: 164 min | Genre: Drama, Music | MPAA Rating: NR

Note: Missing Trailer. Above is a clip from the film – Grace Bumbry as Carmen singing “Seguedille”.