One of the few classical performers to attain household-name status, Luciano Pavarotti’s life and career as the world’s most popular operatic tenor is explored in this doc by Ron Howard.
From the filmmaking team behind the highly acclaimed documentary The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years, Pavarotti is a riveting film that lifts the curtain on the icon who brought opera to the people. Academy Award® winner Ron Howard puts audiences front row center for an exploration of The Voice... The Man... The Legend. Luciano Pavarotti gave his life to the music and a voice to the world. This cinematic event features history-making performances and intimate interviews, including never-before-seen footage and cutting-edge Dolby Atmos technology. A CBS Films Polygram Entertainment Brian Grazer presentation, Pavarotti is an Imagine Entertainment and White Horse Pictures production.
Ron Howard is an Academy Award®-winning filmmaker who began his career as an actor and debuted his first film, Grand Theft Auto, in 1977. From the critically acclaimed dramas A Beautiful Mind and Apollo 13 to the hit comedies Parenthood and Splash, Howard has directed over 20 films in a diverse filmography that includes drama, documentary, comedy, action, fantasy, science fiction, and television. Among his many honors, Howard has received Academy Awards® (including for Best Director and Best Picture), Golden Globes, Emmy nominations, and a Grammy, and co-founded Imagine Entertainment in 1986, with his long-time producing partner Brian Gazer, to create independently produced feature films.
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- Director: Ron Howard
- Country: USA, United Kingdom
- Year: 2019
- Running Time: 114 minutes
- Producer: Nigel Sinclair, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, Michael Rosenberg, Jeanne Elfant Festa
- Screenplay: Mark Monroe
- Editors: Paul Crowder
- Website: Official Film Website
- Filmography: Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), The Beatles: Eight Days a Week (Doc., 2016), Inferno (2016), Rush (2013), Angels & Demons (2009), Frost/Nixon (2008), The Da Vinci Code (2006), A Beautiful Mind (2001), EDtv (1999), Apollo 13 (1995), Parenthood (1989), Willow (1988), Cocoon (1985), Splash (1984)
- Language: English, Italian
- Has Subtitles: Yes
- Format: DCP
- US Distributor: CBS Films
- International Sales: Hanway Films