The Paris Opera (L'Opéra) Reviews

December 27, 2017
Clearly, [Stephane] Bron is more interested in the work that goes into creating what happens on stage rather than the performances themselves, and the film thankfully never turns into a very highbrow concert film.
December 27, 2017
There are certain sequences in this doc that will lift your spirits up to the highest states of feeling that this art can reach.
November 2, 2017
Swiss director Jean-Stéphane Bron recalls Frederick Wiseman in subject and verite style with this involving chronicle of the Paris Opera's 2015-'16 season
November 2, 2017
Bron's film is an impressionistic immersion into a complex organization of hundreds of dedicated, talented people, for whom, whatever happens, the show must go on.
October 26, 2017
"The Paris Opera" has plenty of interesting moments, and certainly it's a must for opera fans, despite its faults.
October 19, 2017
Covering an eventful artistic season, Jean-Stphane Bron's "The Paris Opera" is a well-observed vrit portrait of a major cultural institution.
October 17, 2017
"The Paris Opera" feels at once sprawling and insufficiently patient. Even so, it spans a pivotal stretch ...