An American in Paris


Earning a record 28 five-star reviews from critics, this Tony Award®-Winning musical, tells an impassioned story of love in the ‘City of Light’. Filmed from London’s West End, An American In Paris features gorgeous music and lyrics from the Gershwin brothers (including  ‘S Wonderful’ and ‘I Got Rhythm’), stunning designs, and show-stopping choreography.

American GI Jerry Mulligan is striving to make it as a painter in a city suddenly bursting with hope and possibility. A chance encounter with a beautiful young dancer named Lise, leads to a sensuous, modern romance of art, friendship and love in the aftermath of war…

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Tech Spec

UHD 3840 x 2160
Native frame rate 23.98
Aspect Ratio 16:9
ProRes HQ 422

5.1 Theatrical Mix
5.1 Nearfield Mix (EBU R128 Broadcast Spec)
Stereo Nearfield Mix (EBU R128 Broadcast Spec)

Running time:
Act 1: 69 mins
Act 2: 61 mins

Distribution Partners

Cinema - Trafalgar Releasing Limited
Television - USA - PBS (Great Performances)
Television - UK - BBC2
SVoD - BroadwayHD -
Airlines - Jaguar Distribution -


Robert Fairchild Jerry Mulligan

Leanne Cope Lise Dassin

Hadyn Oakley Henri Baurel

Zoe Rainey Milo Davenport

David Seadon-Young Adam Hochberg

Jane Asher Madame Baurel

Julian Forsyth Monsieur Baurel

Ashley Andrews Mr Z

Julia J. Nagle Olga


Christopher Wheeldon

Director (Screen)

Ross MacGibbon


Joshua Andrews


Stuart Oken


Austin Shaw

Music & Lyrics

Ira Gershwin

Music & Lyrics

George Gershwin

Executive Producer

Tim Smith

Executive Producer

James Swarbrick

Executive Producer

Phil Hunt

Executive Producer

Compton Ross

Executive Producer

Jonathan Feuer

Executive Producer

James Scott

Executive Producer

Bonnie Comley

Executive Producer

Stewart F. Lane


Craig Lucas


Christoper Wheeldon

Set & Costume Design

Bob Crowley


Natasha Katz

Sound Design

Jon Weston