Philippe Béziat

Philippe Béziat has directed a number of documentary films. In 2020, he has directed a film about the creation of Clément Cogitore's staging of Les Indes Galantes for the Opéra national de Paris. His film is nominated in 2022 at les Césars for the Best Documentary Film.

Becoming Traviata

A film by Philippe Béziat

2012 - France - Documentary

How can motion come to light on the opera set ? Does it come from singing, action or music?
How can someone become the incarnation of Verdi’s masterpiece?
Following world famous French soprano Natalie Dessay from the first repetitions until the premiere
under the direction of Jean-Francois Sivadier, we meet a very special woman, a piece of art, a myth: