Based on the novel by Johann August Apel, Carl Maria von Weber's epic three-act tale about a marksman's unholy alliance with Satan became one of Germany's most important romantic operas. Filmed at the Hamburg Staatsoper in 1999, this stunning production is brought to magical life by musical director Ingo Metzmacher. 160 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: German PCM stereo; Subtitles: English, French, German. In German with English subtitles.