A Knight at the Opera (1998)

Film details

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Type



Documentary series following six high-powered bosses. 2 of 6: One of the richest men in Britain, Sir Michael Bishop is also chairman and financial mainstay of the struggling D'Oyly Carte Opera Company. The stage is set for a showdown when he asks for help in the form of an Arts Council grant.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top