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  1. Ten Times Empty (1976 Film)

    Subject
    Anthropology
    Distribution
    Film (16mm)

    Shows life on Symi, a barren but beautiful Greek island in the Aegean Sea close to the coast of Turkey. The island has suffered a decline in prosperity and population over the past fifty or more years; the...

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  2. Pots with Pictures (1976 Film)

    Director
    Jonathan Stedall
    Subject
    Classical studies
    Distribution
    Film (16mm)

    Shows the range of themes from mythology and daily life which occur on Greek vases of the 6th and 5th centuries BC. The vases shown are from the British Museum collection.

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  3. Andrei Serban: The Greek Trilogy (1974 Video)

    Subject
    Classical studies; Drama
    Distribution
    Sale, VHS (PAL, 54 mins), $189.00

    This video contains excerpts from off-Broadway experimental productions of director Andrei Serban’s flamboyant interpretations of Electra, Medea, and The Trojan Women. Critic Margaret Croyden explains how...

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  4. Have You Seen the Parthenon? (1972)

    Subject
    Archaeology; History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 PAL, 50 minutes), £14.74

    Looks at the Parthenon of Athens and how it symbolises the development of democracy in ancient Greece. Sequences filmed all over the Peloponnese and the Cyclades Islands tell the story of the struggle to...

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  5. Greece of Christian Greeks (1971 Film)

    Director
    Kostas Chronopoulos; Simon Louvish; Jorge Tsougarossa
    Subject
    History; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Film (16mm)

    A wry look at the Colonels’ Greece five years after the 1967 coup. Attempts to discover what the new order entails for the Greek people. Covers the events which led up to the 1967 coup, from the Civil War...

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  6. Acropolis, The (1961 Video)

    Director
    D C Chipperfield
    Producer
    D C Chipperfield
    Subject
    Architecture; Classical studies
    Distribution
    out of distribution, Videocassette. VHS. col. 11 min.

    An examination of the artistic and architectural significance of the Acropolis and its sculpture, using shots of the Acropolis today as well as scale models showing how the ruined buildings originally appeared.

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  7. Aspects of the Classic Greek Theater (1960 Video)

    Subject
    Classical studies; Drama
    Distribution
    Sale, Videocassette. VHS (NTSC). col. 13 min., 2000 sale: US$169.00 (+p&p)

    Features scenes from Sophocles’ ‘Electra’, directed by Dimitrios Rondiris of the National Theatre of Greece, an authority on classical Greek movement and the vocal style of the Chorus. It provides a...

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  8. Medea (1959 Video)

    Director
    H Wesley Kenney
    Producer
    David Susskind
    Subject
    Classical studies; Drama
    Distribution
    Sale, Videocassette. VHS (NTSC). b&w. 107 min., 2000 sale: US$129.00 (+p&p)

    A 1959 television adaptation by Robinson Jeffers of Euripides’ ‘Medea’ starring Judith Anderson.

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  9. Oedipus Rex 1 (1957 Video)

    Director
    Tyrone Guthrie; Abraham Polonsky
    Producer
    Leonio Kipnis
    Subject
    Classical studies; Drama
    Distribution
    Sale, Videocassette. VHS (NTSC). col. 90 min., 2000 sale: US$149.00 (+p&p)

    Sir Tyrone Guthrie directs a version of ‘Oedipus Rex’ using W B Yest’s translation. Here, the actors wear masks, thus performing their roles just as the Greeks did in Sophocles’ time.

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