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Papas, Irene

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Works: 311 works in 755 publications in 11 languages and 14,034 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Propaganda films  Motion pictures  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Composer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Irene Papas
Publications by Irene Papas
Most widely held works about Irene Papas
 
Most widely held works by Irene Papas
Zorba the Greek by Michael Cacoyannis( visu )
64 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,594 libraries worldwide
A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine, and hires the playful Zorba. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him the townsmen attack her
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
16 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,371 libraries worldwide
A specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea
Captain Corelli's mandolin by Louis De Bernières( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 973 libraries worldwide
The idyllic beauty of Greece's Mediterranean coast has been invaded by Italy, bringing legions of soldiers to the once tranquil island of Cephallonia. Captain Corelli, an officer with an irrepressibly jovial personality and passion for the mandolin, initially alienates a number of the villagers, including Pelagia, the daughter of the village doctor. Pelagia is an educated and strong-willed woman and while at first offended by the Italian soldier's behavior, she slowly warms to his certain charms as they are forced to share her father's home
Antigone by George Tzavellas( visu )
19 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 871 libraries worldwide
The Greek tragedy of Sophocles in which King Creon orders Antigone's death for burying her slain brother against the King's desire
Anne of the thousand days by Charles Jarrott( visu )
31 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 693 libraries worldwide
Richard Burton and Genevieve Bujold star as King Henry VIII of England and Anne Boleyn in this film that traces their ill-fated marriage from its spirited beginning to its tragic end
Z ( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 604 libraries worldwide
A Greek pacifist leader is murdered at a rally. Despite the official police report of accidental death, a journalist's persistent questioning leads to a full-scale investigation, revealing corruption in high places
The odyssey by Andreĭ Sergeevich Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
One of the greatest epics of the ancient world is Homer's engaging and edifying tale recounting the journey of Odysseus, king of Ithaca and mastermind of the Greek victory in the Trojan War
Anne of the thousand days Mary, Queen of Scots ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Mary Queen of Scots: The battle between Mary Queen of Scots and Elizabeth, Queen of England comes alive in this epic film
Z ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 465 libraries worldwide
A Greek pacifist leader is murdered at a rally. Despite the official police report of accidental death, a journalist's persistent questioning leads to a full-scale investigation, revealing corruption in high places
Iphigenia by Euripides( visu )
26 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Story of a young girl caught in the midst of political intrigue and corruption. Under the leadership of Agamemnon, the Greek army is about to set sail to engage in a great battle, but the winds refuse to blow. When the army grows restless, Agamemnon seeks to improve morale by providing better food, but accidentally slays a sacred deer. His punishment, say the gods, is the sacrifice of his daughter, Iphigenia. Agamemnon sends for Iphigenia with a message that she will marry the great solider Achilles. Iphigenia arrives for the wedding, accompanied by her mother, Clytemnestra--and the tragic story begins to unfold
The Trojan women ( visu )
7 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
After the Greek victory in the Trojan War, all the Trojan warriors and princes are slain and the women and children are left to be divided among the conquerors. Beautiful Cassandra is betrothed against her will and despite her vanishing sanity. Andromache discovers that her son is to be executed to end her royal bloodline. Helen desperately wields the arrogant beauty that leveled a city as she pleads for her life. In the end, it is the enduring dignity and unfaltering strength of Hecuba, widowed queen of Troy, that makes cowards of Troy's captors
The message al-Risālah ( visu )
2 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
The dramatic story of Mohammed, the prophet who founded Islam
Cristo si è fermato a Eboli Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi( visu )
19 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in Italian and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Levi, an intellectual exiled by the Fascist government during World War II to a mountain village in southern Italy, discovers the resilience and dignity of people who live close to the land
Eréndira by Ruy Guerra( visu )
20 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 387 libraries worldwide
A black comedy in which a teenage girl is forced into prostitution by her greedy grandmother
The message the story of Islam by Moustapha Akkad( visu )
22 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 368 libraries worldwide
The dramatic story of Mohammad, the prophet who founded Islam
Jacob by Peter Hall( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
For seven long years, Jacob has labored to earn the right to marry beautiful Rachel. Now the seven years are up, but Rachel's devious father substitutes his elder daughter on the wedding night. One of the greatest love stories from the Bible
Um filme falado A talking picture ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Portuguese and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Maria and her history professor mother embark on an ocean cruise from Portugal to Bombay, India. As three mysterious and glamorous women board the ship, their picturesque journey begins to grow in tension and complexity
Elektra ( visu )
10 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in Greek, Modern [1453- ] and English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Oreste et Électre savent que c'est l'amant de leur mère Clytemnestre qui a tué leur père Agamemnon lorsqu'ils étaient enfants. Oreste a quitté le pays alors qu'Électre reste brûlante de vengeance. Des années plus tard, Oreste revient enfin
Yerma ( visu )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Yerma is the lonely housewife of a Spanish farmer. She longs to have a child but believes that she is unable to conceive. Upon learning from an elderly psychic woman that the problem may have more to do with her husband than herself, Yerma rebels against her lonely life and her place in society
Omar Mukhtar, lion of the desert Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Between two world wars, a struggle for freedom took place in the African desert. This movie is the historically accurate story about the Libyan resistance leader, Omar Mukhtar, who led the Libyan resistance against the Italian oppressors from 1911-1931
 
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Lelekou, Irene
Lelekou, Irene 1926- Frueherer Name
Papâ Ei̓rī́nī 1926?-....
Pappâ Ei̓rī́nī 1926?-....
Pappas, Irene
Pappas, Irene 1926-
Pappas, Irirni
Παπᾶ Εἰρήνη 1926?-....
Παππᾶ Εἰρήνη 1926?-....
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