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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
Two American journalists get more than they'd bargained for during an Indonesian revolution.
2.
Don Giovanni (1979) as Donna Elvira
Screen adapatation of Mozart's greatest opera. Don Giovanni, the infamous womanizer, makes one conquest after another until the ghost of Donna Anna's father, the Commendatore, (whom Giovanni killed) makes his appearance. He offers Giovanni one last chance to repent for his multitudinious improprieties. He will not change his ways So, he is sucked down into hell by evil spirits. High drama, hysterical comedy, magnificent music!

Music (feature film)

3.
Meeting Venus (1991) as Song Performer ("Du Bist Wie Eine Blume")
A Hungarian conductor attempts to stage an opera in Paris with a multinational company.
4.
A Room With a View (1986) as Song Performer ("O Mio Bambino Caro" "Chi Il Bel Sogno Di Doretta")
An Englishwoman visiting Florence is torn between her straitlaced fiance and a young Bohemian.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

5.
Meeting Venus (1991)
A Hungarian conductor attempts to stage an opera in Paris with a multinational company.
6.
Meeting Venus (1991)
A Hungarian conductor attempts to stage an opera in Paris with a multinational company.

Cast (special)

7.
New York Philharmonic Opening Night 2000 (2000)
Music director Kurt Masur and guest soloist Dame Kiri Te Kanawa headline the broadcast of the opening night of the New York Philharmonic's 2000-2001 season from Lincoln Center.
8.
PBS Millennium 2000 (1999)
A millennium-day exploration and celebration of the world. The program includes performances and news reports from 56 countries.
9.
Andrew Lloyd Webber 50th Birthday Celebration (1999)
Concert performance celebrating the 50th birthday of composer/producer Andrew Lloyd Webber at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
10.
Christmas Glory With Kiri Te Kanawa (1998)
A traditional Christmas concert commemorating the 300th anniversary of St. Paul's Cathedral in London. Includes readings and the singing of carols, songs and hymns.
11.
James Levine 25th Anniversary Gala (1996)
Performance from New York's Metropolitan Opera celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Met debut of American conductor James Levine. Features more than 60 of the world's major operatic stars performing some of opera's most beloved music, including arias, duets, trios and ensembles, conducted by Maes
12.
Divas (1996)
An irreverent look at opera divas and the transforming power of their musical gifts as matched against the more mundane world of their admirers, business managers and conductors. Features archive performances and/or interviews with divas and others.
13.
Arabella (1995) as Arabella
Set in Vienna in the 1860s, the opera by Richard Strauss revolves around the plans of the Waldner family to match their beautiful daughter Arabella with a rich suitor to offset the gambling losses of Count Waldner.
14.
Placido Domingo: A Musical Life (1995)
Profile of tenor and orchestra conductor Placido Domingo.
15.
Kiri's Coventry Carols (1995)
Opera singer Kiri Te Kanawa performs a Christmas concert from England's Coventry Cathedral.
16.
Simon Boccanegra (1995) as Amelia
Performance of Verdi's opera "Simon Boccanegra," the tale of a 14th century naval hero selected the first non-aristocratic Doge of Genoa. He help to heal a bitter conflict between patricians and plebians and is reunited with his long-lost daughter, but only after a plot to unseat him results in his
17.
Opera Favorites by Puccini (1994) as Manon
Selections from many of Giacomo Puccini's greatest operas.
18.
Opera Favorites With Domingo and Te Kanawa (1994) as Desdemona; Manon Lescaut; Rosalinde
Opera singers Placido Domingo and Kiri Te Kanawa perform a selection of arias.
19.
Passing the Baton (1993)
Profiles of Daniel Barenboim, music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and his predessor, Sir Georg Solti.
20.
Sorceress: Kiri Te Kanawa, The (1993) as Alcina
Seven arias from Handel operas are staged to tell the story of the sorceress Alcina and her attempts to steal away the young prince who is the object of her desires.
21.
My World of Opera (1992)
Singer Kiri Te Kanawa introduces her favorite operatic performances by singers she admires and from her own career. Includes a guided tour through the Royal Opera House Covent Garden.
22.
Together... Kiri and Andre on Broadway (1992)
Singer Kiri Te Kanawa and composer/conductor Andre Previn perform Broadway classics.
23.
Paul McCartney's Liverpool Oratorio (1991)
A special featuring a premiere performance of an oratorio written by Paul McCartney and Carl Davis, inspired by the former's childhood in Liverpool. Includes a documentary introduction featuring the extensive preparations and rehearsal for the concert as well as reminiscenes by McCartney.
24.
Great Moments From the Met (1990)
A program presenting highlights from past telecasts of the Metropolitan Opera, featuring conductor James Levine and many well-known stars of the opera world.
25.
West Side Story: The Making of An Album (1990)
A special featuring a behind-the-scenes look at the late composer Leonard Bernstein at work in the recording studio on the musical classic "West Side Story."
26.
Mormon Tabernacle Choir: An Easter Gift of Music, The (1990)
A concert featuring classical and popular Easter selections performed by Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the Utah Symphony under the direction of Julius Rudel.
27.
Bernstein at 70 (1989)
Celebrities from Broadway and classical and pop music join the Boston Symphony Orchestra at their summer home, the Tanglewood Music Festival, in a gala seventieth birthday salute to the American composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein.
28.
Prince's Trust Gala, The (1989)
A special broadcast of a gala concert from the London Palladium to help raise money for the Prince's Trust, which provides funds for a variety of programs designed to help young people.
29.
Solti at 75: A Celebration! (1987)
A special celebrating the 75th birthday of conductor Sir Georg Solti. Taped at Chicago's Orchestra Hall, the program features performances by Sir Georg as both conductor and piano soloist, and guest artists. Also included are pictorial essays, film clips, and interviews that highlight Sir Georg's li
30.
Kiri & Friends (1986)
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, the renowned New Zealand soprano, is profiled in this concert. Te Kanawa sings several arias and songs, and is assisted by her guests.
31.
Fledermaus, Die (1986) as Rosalinde
Johann Strauss's beloved operetta of old Vienna, involving mistaken identity, revenge, and romantic mix-ups, telecast live from the stage of the Metropolitan Opera in a gala New Year's Eve performance.
32.
Met Centennial Gala Telecast (1983)
Two live concerts of arias, ensembles, and orchestral works are telecast from the stage of the Metropolitan Opera House in one day (matinee and evening) to celebrate the company's 100th birthday. The Metropolitan Opera's first performance occured on October 22, 1883, at the Old Metropolitan Opera H
33.
Rosenkavalier, Der (1982) as Marschallin--Princess Von Werdenberg
A live performance from the stage of the Metropolitan Opera House of Richard Strauss's comic opera, set in Vienna in the 1740s, and describing the love triangle involving the young nobleman, Octavian, and his loves, the older Marschallin and the young Sophie. The brash Octavian is selected by his be
34.
Marriage of Figaro, The (1977) as Countess Almaviva
A film version of Mozart's opera, which pits the servants, Figaro and Susanna, against the machinations of their degenerate master, the Count Almaviva.

Music (special)

35.
New York Philharmonic Opening Night 2000 (2000) as Aria Performer ("'Ach, Ich Fuhl'S' From The Magic Flute" "Vado, Ma Dove?")
Music director Kurt Masur and guest soloist Dame Kiri Te Kanawa headline the broadcast of the opening night of the New York Philharmonic's 2000-2001 season from Lincoln Center.
36.
Andrew Lloyd Webber 50th Birthday Celebration (1999) as Song Performer ("The Heart Is Slow To Learn")
Concert performance celebrating the 50th birthday of composer/producer Andrew Lloyd Webber at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
37.
Placido Domingo: A Musical Life (1995) as Aria Performer ("Love Duet")
Profile of tenor and orchestra conductor Placido Domingo.
38.
Kiri's Coventry Carols (1995) as Vocalist
Opera singer Kiri Te Kanawa performs a Christmas concert from England's Coventry Cathedral.
39.
Opera Favorites by Puccini (1994) as Aria Performer ("L'Ora O Tirsi" From "Manon Lescaut")
Selections from many of Giacomo Puccini's greatest operas.
40.
Opera Favorites With Domingo and Te Kanawa (1994) as Aria Performer ("The Czardas" From "Die Fledermaus" "A Terra Si Nel Livido Fango" From "Otello" "Vedete? Io Son Fidele" From "Manon Lescaut")
Opera singers Placido Domingo and Kiri Te Kanawa perform a selection of arias.
41.
Together... Kiri and Andre on Broadway (1992) as Song Performer ("The Second Time Around" "A Sleepin' Bee" "Honeysuckle Rose" "Autumn Leaves")
Singer Kiri Te Kanawa and composer/conductor Andre Previn perform Broadway classics.
42.
Mormon Tabernacle Choir: An Easter Gift of Music, The (1990) as Vocalist
A concert featuring classical and popular Easter selections performed by Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the Utah Symphony under the direction of Julius Rudel.
43.
Great Moments From the Met (1990) as Vocalist ("Final Trio")
A program presenting highlights from past telecasts of the Metropolitan Opera, featuring conductor James Levine and many well-known stars of the opera world.
44.
Prince's Trust Gala, The (1989) as Song Performer ("Somewhere")
A special broadcast of a gala concert from the London Palladium to help raise money for the Prince's Trust, which provides funds for a variety of programs designed to help young people.
45.
Solti at 75: A Celebration! (1987) as Music Performer (Soprano)
A special celebrating the 75th birthday of conductor Sir Georg Solti. Taped at Chicago's Orchestra Hall, the program features performances by Sir Georg as both conductor and piano soloist, and guest artists. Also included are pictorial essays, film clips, and interviews that highlight Sir Georg's li
46.
Kiri & Friends (1986) as Vocalist
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, the renowned New Zealand soprano, is profiled in this concert. Te Kanawa sings several arias and songs, and is assisted by her guests.

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