Beckett on Film

Synopsis
This box set contains four DVDs featuring 19 film adaptations of Samuel Beckett’s plays by 19 directors, a documentary on the making of the films, interviews with the directors, an interview with John Hurt and a stills gallery with commentary. Directors include Atom Egoyan, Damien Hirst, Neil Jordan, Conor McPherson, Damien O’Donnell, David Mamet and Anthony Minghella. The acting talent involved includes Michael Gambon, the late John Gielgud, John Hurt, Jeremy Irons, Julianne Moore, Harold Pinter, Alan Rickman and Kristin Scott Thomas.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2005
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Beckett, Samuel (1906-1989); Irish dramatists; Drama adaptations

Credits

Director
Anthony Minghella; Atom Egoyan; Conor McPherson; Damien Hirst; Damien O’Donnell; David Mamet; Neil Jordan
Writer
Samuel Beckett
Cast
Alan Rickman 
Harold Pinter 
Jeremy Irons 
John Gielgud 
John Hurt 
Julianne Moore 
Kristin Scott-Thomas 
Michael Gambon 

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 0 PAL
Price
£59.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
647 minutes
Year
2012

Sections

Title
Act Without Words I

Title
Act Without Words II

Title
Breath

Title
Catastrophe

Title
Come and Go

Title
Endgame

Title
Footfalls

Title
Happy Days

Title
Krapp’s Last Tape

Title
Not I

Title
Ohio Impromptu

Title
Piece of Monologue, A

Title
Play

Title
Rockaby

Title
Rough For Theatre I

Title
Rough For Theatre II

Title
That Time

Title
Waiting For Godot

Title
What Where

Distributor

Name

Fusion Media Sales

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