Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor

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Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor
Produced byJohnny Green
StarringJohnny Green
CinematographyRobert H. Planck
Edited byJohn McSweeney Jr.
Distributed byMGM
Release date
  • 1953 (1953)
Running time
9 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor (also known as The Merry Wives of Windsor Overture) is a 1953 American short musical film produced by Johnny Green. It won an Oscar in 1954 for Best Short Subject (One-Reel).[1][2][dead link]

The film consists of the MGM Symphony Orchestra playing the Overture to Otto Nicolai's opera The Merry Wives of Windsor, conducted by Johnny Green.

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  1. ^ "The 26th Academy Awards (1954) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Archived from the original on July 6, 2011. Retrieved August 20, 2011.
  2. ^ "New York Times: Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor". NY Times. Retrieved May 19, 2008.

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