Benjamin Britten's Owen Wingrave
Watch movie: Benjamin Britten's Owen Wingrave Released in (2001) produced by United Kingdom, UK, The movie categorized in Drama, Music, War, and content rating 1h 31min with duration 91 min Streamed at Putlocker & directed by Margaret Williams. Margaret Williams directs this 2001 production of adaptation of Benjamin Britten's television opera based on a short story by Henry James. Performers featured include Gerald Finley, Peter Savidge and Josephine Barstow. The conductor is Kent Nagano. As pertinent now as then, OWEN WINGRAVE was composed by Benjamin Britten at the height of the Vietnam War. The opera poses the question: Is pacifism an act of cowardice? Or rather a desire to escape from the spiral of war and create world peace? To what extent do we determine our own futures? Should we let past events inform the decisions we make? Britten’s characters grapple with timeless issues in this gripping psychodrama.
Director: Margaret Williams
Produced By: Channel 4 Television, MJW Productions
Rating: 7.1 out of 10
Content Rating:1h 31min