In the Fifth Element, the character Diva Plavalaguna performs an otherworldly song that is heretofore thought humanly impossible. The first part of the song is an aria from Act 3 scene 2 Oh, giusto cielo!…Il dolce suono (Oh, merciful heaven! … The sweet sound) (the Lucia Mad Scene), from Gaetano Donizetti’s tragic opera Lucia di Lammermoor. The second part, the dance, is called The Diva Dance song, composed by French composer Éric Serra. Parts of the vocal performance is computer enhanced, because no human can change pitch that fast, and that high in quality. In the movie, the song is composed to be sung by an extraterrestrial.
Chinese pop singer Jane Zhang has done the impossible: