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Viol

Synopsis
Television production of Viol (Rape) directed by Luc Bondy and using a French translation of Botha Strauss’ play Schaendung, informed by Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus. Gerard Desarthe is Titus.
Language
French (Standard)
Country
France
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
21 Oct 2005 (Channel: Metropolis (ARTE))

Credits

Director
Luc Bondy
Writer
Botho Strauss
Cast
Gerard DesartheTitus Andronicus

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Titus Andronicus
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

General
It is not known whether the television programme is a re-staging of the production or whether it was filmed on stage at the Ateliers Berthier.
History
Produced at the Ateliers Berthier, Paris, October 2005; and on tour.
Textual information
French translation of Botho Strauss’s adaptation Schaendung. Translated from German into French by Michel Vinaver and Barbara Grinberg.

Production Company

Name

ARTE France

Email
http://www.arteboutique.com/inputContact.action
Web
http://boutique.arte.tv/ External site opens in new window
Address
STACI
ARTE Boutique 1610
B.P. 59124 - 95074 Cergy Pontoise
France
Notes
An extensive range of programmes broadcast on the French Arte channel, relating to art and culture. Most are only available in French, but some have English audio or subtitles. Sale on Region 2 PAL DVD.

Archive

Name

Institut National de l’Audiovisuel (INA)

Email
ina@ina.fr
Web
http://www.ina.fr External site opens in new window
Phone
+33-1-49 83 20 00
Fax
++33-1-49 83 25 80
Address
4, Avenue de l’Europe
F-94366 Bry sur Maine
Paris
France
Notes
Viewing of programmes archived by INA is at the Bibliotheque François Mitterand, Quai François Mauric, Paris 75013.

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