skip to content
Antigone Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Antigone

Author: Don TaylorLouis MarksJuliet StevensonGwen TaylorJohn ShrapnelAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [2004]
Series: Sophocles : the Theban plays (Princeton, N.J.)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The third of the three plays of the Oedipus saga, Antigone is perhaps the most easily accessible of all the great classical tragedies, its theme clear and up-to-date: the conflict between moral and political law. Now the tale of Oedipus and his family comes to its end--he, his wife Jocasta, and his sons all dead; at the last, his daughter--who stood by her father--is also destroyed.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction television programs
Television adaptations
Television programs
Television movies
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Sophocles; Antigone, (Mythological character); Antigone, (Mythological character); Sophocles.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Don Taylor; Louis Marks; Juliet Stevenson; Gwen Taylor; John Shrapnel; Mike Gwilym; John Gielgud; Rosalie Crutchley; Sophocles.; British Broadcasting Corporation,; Bioscope (Firm),; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
ISBN: 9780736560733 0736560734
OCLC Number: 56626411
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced for BBC Television in 1984.
Credits: Camera supervisor, Dave Mutton ; video-tape editor, Pete Reason ; script editor, Stuart Griffiths ; classical adviser, Geoffrey Lewis ; music composed and conducted by Derek Bourgeois played by the Endymion Ensemble.
Cast: Juliet Stevenson (Antigone), Gwen Taylor (Ismene), John Shrapnel (Creon), Tony Selby (Soldier) Mike Gwilym (Haemon), John Gielgud (Teiresias), Paul Russel (Boy), Bernard Hill (Messenger) Rosalie Crutchley (Eurydice).
Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R, NTSC.
Series Title: Sophocles : the Theban plays (Princeton, N.J.)
Other Titles: Theban plays (Television program).
Responsibility: by Sophocles ; a new translation by Don Taylor ; producer, Louis Marks ; directed by Don Taylor ; a BBC TV co-production in association with Bioscope Inc.

Abstract:

The third of the three plays of the Oedipus saga, Antigone is perhaps the most easily accessible of all the great classical tragedies, its theme clear and up-to-date: the conflict between moral and political law. Now the tale of Oedipus and his family comes to its end--he, his wife Jocasta, and his sons all dead; at the last, his daughter--who stood by her father--is also destroyed.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56626411> # Antigone
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie, bgn:DVD ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56626411#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
    library:oclcnum "56626411" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Place/princeton_nj> ; # Princeton, NJ
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#CreativeWork/works> ; # Works.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#CreativeWork/antigone> ; # Antigone.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/306339588> ; # Sophocles.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/309842125> ; # (Mythological character) Antigone
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/947146> ; # Greek drama (Tragedy)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/882.01/> ;
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/38282368> ; # John Shrapnel
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/12491400> ; # John Gielgud
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/221799832> ; # Gwen Taylor
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/92051811> ; # Mike Gwilym
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/19886329> ; # Rosalie Crutchley
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/42041205> ; # Juliet Stevenson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/306339588> ; # Sophocles.
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Person/marks_louis> ; # Louis Marks
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Organization/films_for_the_humanities_&_sciences_firm> ; # Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/45847329> ; # Don Taylor
    schema:datePublished "2004" ;
    schema:description "The third of the three plays of the Oedipus saga, Antigone is perhaps the most easily accessible of all the great classical tragedies, its theme clear and up-to-date: the conflict between moral and political law. Now the tale of Oedipus and his family comes to its end--he, his wife Jocasta, and his sons all dead; at the last, his daughter--who stood by her father--is also destroyed."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/952207556> ; # Theban plays (Television program). Antigone
    schema:genre "Television movies"@en ;
    schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
    schema:genre "Television programs"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction television programs"@en ;
    schema:genre "Television adaptations"@en ;
    schema:genre "Video recordings for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Series/sophocles_the_theban_plays> ; # Sophocles : the Theban plays
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Series/sophocles_the_theban_plays_princeton_n_j> ; # Sophocles : the Theban plays (Princeton, N.J.)
    schema:name "Antigone"@en ;
    schema:productID "56626411" ;
    schema:productionCompany <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Organization/british_broadcasting_corporation> ; # British Broadcasting Corporation,
    schema:productionCompany <http://viaf.org/viaf/157240099> ; # Bioscope (Firm),
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56626411#PublicationEvent/princeton_nj_films_for_the_humanities_&_sciences_2004> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Agent/films_for_the_humanities_&_sciences> ; # Films for the Humanities & Sciences
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780736560733> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56626411> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Agent/films_for_the_humanities_&_sciences> # Films for the Humanities & Sciences
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Films for the Humanities & Sciences" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Organization/british_broadcasting_corporation> # British Broadcasting Corporation,
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "British Broadcasting Corporation," ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Organization/films_for_the_humanities_&_sciences_firm> # Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Person/marks_louis> # Louis Marks
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Marks" ;
    schema:givenName "Louis" ;
    schema:name "Louis Marks" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Place/princeton_nj> # Princeton, NJ
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Princeton, NJ" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Series/sophocles_the_theban_plays> # Sophocles : the Theban plays
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56626411> ; # Antigone
    schema:name "Sophocles : the Theban plays" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/952207556#Series/sophocles_the_theban_plays_princeton_n_j> # Sophocles : the Theban plays (Princeton, N.J.)
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56626411> ; # Antigone
    schema:name "Sophocles : the Theban plays (Princeton, N.J.)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/947146> # Greek drama (Tragedy)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Greek drama (Tragedy)"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12491400> # John Gielgud
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1904" ;
    schema:deathDate "2000," ;
    schema:familyName "Gielgud" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Gielgud" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/157240099> # Bioscope (Firm),
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Bioscope (Firm)," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19886329> # Rosalie Crutchley
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1921" ;
    schema:deathDate "1997," ;
    schema:familyName "Crutchley" ;
    schema:givenName "Rosalie" ;
    schema:name "Rosalie Crutchley" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/221799832> # Gwen Taylor
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1939" ;
    schema:familyName "Taylor" ;
    schema:givenName "Gwen" ;
    schema:name "Gwen Taylor" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/306339588> # Sophocles.
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Sophocles" ;
    schema:name "Sophocles." ;
    schema:name "Sophocles" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/309842125> # (Mythological character) Antigone
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Antigone" ;
    schema:name "(Mythological character) Antigone" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/38282368> # John Shrapnel
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Shrapnel" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Shrapnel" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/42041205> # Juliet Stevenson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Stevenson" ;
    schema:givenName "Juliet" ;
    schema:name "Juliet Stevenson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/45847329> # Don Taylor
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1936" ;
    schema:deathDate "2003," ;
    schema:familyName "Taylor" ;
    schema:givenName "Don" ;
    schema:name "Don Taylor" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/92051811> # Mike Gwilym
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Gwilym" ;
    schema:givenName "Mike" ;
    schema:name "Mike Gwilym" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/952207556> # Theban plays (Television program). Antigone
    schema:name "Theban plays (Television program). Antigone"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780736560733>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0736560734" ;
    schema:isbn "9780736560733" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.