Handel's Last Chance


48m 1996

Brief Synopsis

Famed composer George Frideric Handel finally finds the person he needs to sing in his latest oratorio -- a poor Dublin street urchin with a beautiful voice. But the boy has many obstacles to overcome before he gets a chance to lead Handel's choir in the first performance of "The Messiah."

Film Details

Also Known As
Composers' Special (12/09/96), The
Release Date
1996

Technical Specs

Duration
48m

Synopsis

Famed composer George Frideric Handel finally finds the person he needs to sing in his latest oratorio -- a poor Dublin street urchin with a beautiful voice. But the boy has many obstacles to overcome before he gets a chance to lead Handel's choir in the first performance of "The Messiah."

Crew

Jan Adasek

Set Decorator

Michael Agnelo

Production Assistant

Bystrik Ambrus

Animal Coordinator

David Appleby

Mixer

Andy Arnautov

Gaffer

Walter Babiak

Music Consultant

Steve Baine

Foley Artist

Cynthia Barlow

Key Grip

Kate Barris

Story Editor

W. Michael Beard

Post-Production Supervisor

Tobe Becker

Publicist (Hbo/New York)

Todd Beckett

Foley Recordist

Jan Boruvka

Electrician

Leif Bristow

Senior Vice President Of Business Affairs (Devine Entertainment)

Vladimir Burianek

Production Manager (Slovak Unit)

Jayne Cardarelli

Children'S Coordinator

Jaroslav Cermak

Electrician

Greg Chapman

Sound Recordist (Canadian Unit)

Bernie Clayton

On-Line Editor

Jesse Cohoon

Production Supervisor (Canadian Unit)

Doug Crawfrod

Post-Production Assistant

Kim Cunik

Wardrobe Assistant

Eduard Deak

Property Master

Bruno Degazio

Music Preparation

Claude Dessardins

Guide Track Musician

David Devine

Producer

David Devine

From Story

Michaela Doktordova

Daily Makeup Assistant

Marta Doktorova

Daily Makeup Artist

Jim Eustace

Assistant Foley Artist

Frantisek Floss

Driver

Petr Forejt

Boom Operator

Tracy Fulton-porteous

Head Wardrobe

Miroslav Gajdos

Driver

Rick Gilbert

Production Assistant

Steve Gorman

Sound Editor

Lorraine Grant

Colorist

D Dylan Gray

2nd Assistant Director (Canadian Unit)

Henrietta Gregorova

Wardrobe

Dan Hamood

Assistant Sound Editor

George Frederick Handel

Music

Marian Harry Stiskal

Caterer

Petr Hermanek

Generator Operator

Ingrid Hodalova

Extras Coordinator (Slovak Unit)

David Holub

Electrician

Colin Hoult

B-Camera Operator (Canadian Unit)

Colin Hoult

1st Assistant Camera (Canadian Unit)

Norbert Hudec

Camera Trainee

Daniela Humlova

Assistant (To The Producers (Slovak Republic))

Marian Jallo Jalaksa

Production Assistant (Slovak Unit)

Milan Jirsa

Bestboy Electric

John T D Keyes

Media Consultant

Joan Kirby

Unit Accountant

Borivoj Klecka

1st Grip

Denisa Klinkova

Assistant (To Associate Producer (Slovak Unit))

Ales Kocian

Head Makeup Artist

Branislaw Kollar

Production Assistant (Slovak Unit)

Lucia Kollarikova

Production Assistant (Slovak Unit)

Vladimir Kopcak

Stunt Coordinator

Gustav Kyselica

Stunt Coordinator

Mary Landry

Production Assistant

Ondrej Lenard

Conductor

Nancy Lesser

Publicist (Hbo/Los Angeles)

Sylvia Lipcikova

Interpreter (Slovak Unit)

Ondrej Magvar

Assistant Property Master

Virginia Markson

Guide Track Musician

Paul Martin

Bookkeeper

Marlene Matthews

Writer

Vladimir Matus

Driver

Vladimir Matusek

Art Direction

Maja Melusova

Wardrobe Assistant

Maja Miklasova

Wardrobe Assistant

Nadine Miller

Production Secretary

Monika Mitasova

Assistant (To Production Designer (Slovak Unit))

John Moers

Camera Assistant (Canadian Unit)

Richard Mozer

Producer

Richard Mozer

From Story

Dusan Mrvan

Driver

Jana Nagyova

Production Assistant (Slovak Unit)

Jarka Novakova

Assistant (To Production Designer (Slovak Unit))

Jan Oparty

Co-Producer

Michael Pacek

Editor

Erik Panak

Unit Manager (Slovak Unit)

David Perrault

Director Of Photography

Barbara Petri

Assistant (To The Producers (Canada))

Dino Pigat

Mixer

Radoamir Pistorium

Driver

Cameron Porteous

Production Designer

Marek Posival

1st Assistant Director (Canadian Unit)

Jitka Prochazkova

Makeup Artist

Viera Rajtarkova

Daily Makeup Assistant

Suli F Rakicky

Special Effects

Viera Reznickova

Associate Producer

Maria Ricotti

Accountant (Slovak Unit)

Elizabeth Ritchie

Casting Associate

Eric N Robertson

Guide Track Musician

Ivan Ruppeldt

Transportation Coordinator (Slovak Unit)

Zdenek Sansky

Wardrobe

Martina Schloserova

Caterer

Sophia Southam

2nd Grip

Raymond Storey

Story Editor

Jozef Suchy

Carriage Driver

Klara Sudusova

Daily Makeup Assistant

Anne Tait

Casting

Annette Tilden

Post-Production Assistant

Karol Trnka

Set Decorator

Marian Uhrovcik

Horse Coordinator

Marcel Valerian

Props

Marie Vapenikova

Continuity

Ivan Varinsky

Props

Jennifer Vaux

Assistant (To The Producers (Canada))

Peter Veverka

3rd Assistant Director (Slovak Unit)

Milan Vlcek

Head Hairstylist

Pavel Volek

Driver

Richard Volek

Props

Camille Watts

Guide Track Musician

Doug Wentzell

Production Assistant

Lori Wyant

4th Assistant Director

Sidonia Zemberyova

Assistant (To The Producers (Slovak Republic))

Peter Zemes

Driver

Film Details

Also Known As
Composers' Special (12/09/96), The
Release Date
1996

Technical Specs

Duration
48m

Quotes

Trivia