Parque Lage Hosts Opera Film Festival in Rio

Event brings the audiovisual versions of the most renowned masterpieces until November 8th, like Mozart's "The Magic Flute" and George Bizet's "Carmen".

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Until next Wednesday, November 8th, Parque Lage, in Jardim Botânico, hosts the "Ópera na Tela" (Opera on the Screen) festival. Screening ten films of the world's most iconic operas, the third edition of the festival also included a master class and educational activities.

"Ópera na Tela" aims to bring the latest from the European opera season to the Carioca audiences, as well as to make opera a more accessible art.

According to the curators Emmanuelle and Christian Boudier, the festival returns to Rio after the last edition's huge . . .

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