BLACK TIGHTS (Terence Young, 1960)

Consisting of abbreviated versions of four choreographies by Roland Petit, Un deux trois quatre! ou Les collants noirs is a spectacular widescreen entertainment from France. Petit himself takes the lead role in the feature’s most brilliant modern ballet filmlet: Cyrano de Bergerac (1959), from Edmond Rostand’s 1897 play, set in the seventeenth century. Some of […]