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Act Without Words

Synopsis
Film version of Beckett’s puppet play ‘Act without Words’. ‘A puppet finds a palm tree and sits in the shade, but the tree closes its fronds, leaving him in the hot sun. There is a carafe of water, just out of reach....'
Language
English
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 17 min.
Year of production
1983
Availability
OUT OF DISTRIBUTION; 1995 sale: £50.00 (+VAT inc. p&p)
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Beckett, Samuel (1906-1989); performances; puppet theatre

Credits

Director
Margaret Jordan
Producer
Robin Browne
Writer
Samuel Beckett

Production Company

Name

Interchange Films

Distributor

Name

Jane Balfour Films

Phone
020 7267 5392
Fax
020 7267 4241
Address
Burghley House
35 Fortress Road
London
NW5 1AD

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