Video recording of film 'Ballet Rambert in China' featuring extracts of performance of 'Les Sylphides' and 'Gala Performance' by Ballet Rambert. Recorded in China in September 1957.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/P/01/01/0001
  • Dates of Creation
      September 1957
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 VHS External professional copy supplied by BFI of transfer from 35mm to VHS. VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Period refers to period of production. Professionally filmed. Contains Chinese language voiceover introduction and links. Includes stage performance of 'Les Sylphides' by Ballet Rambert. Followed by stage performance of 'Gala Performance' by Ballet Rambert. Recording also held by British Film Institute. Internal reference: 231842. See website <>.

Condition note:

VHS duration section: 00:00:14 - 00:08:40

Access Information

Certain restrictions apply.

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