Passed | | Drama, Musical, Romance
An aging opera singer looks back on her long life, including her relationships with her vocal teacher and a student.
Grace Moore was considered for the lead before Jeanette MacDonald was cast.
During the ball scene, Marcia Mornay sings Les filles de Cadiz by Delibes at the command of the Emperor Louis Napoleon. However, the piece was not composed until 1874, whereas Louis reigned from 1852-1870.
Opening credits are shown on the water and on the bark of the trees.
Originally released in Sepia Platinum for Roadshow engagements, this was a process most famously used in the Kansas portions of 'The Wizard of Oz' and the Panama jungle scenes in 'The Sea Hawk'