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Small World [08/05/1960]

Synopsis
A US series of informal and topical conversations with guests speaking from different geographical locations, including Dilys Powell from London, Tennessee Williams from Key West, Florida, and Yukio Mishima from Tokyo. Highlights of this programme, whose theme is the relationship of drama to the screen, includes a discussion between the guests of how the Greeks and Shakespeare treated violence.
Series
Small World
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Television
Transmission details
8 May 1960 at 18:00 (Channel: CBS)
Duration
30 mins

Credits

Producer
Edward R Murrow; Fred Friendly
Contributor
Dilys Powell; Tennessee Williams; Yukio Mishima

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); violence

Production Company

Name

CBS Television

Archive

Name

Paley Center for Media

Web
http://www.paleycenter.org/ External site opens in new window
Phone
(212) 621-6600
Address
25 West 52 Street
New York
New York
110019
USA
Notes
Formerly Museum of Television and Radio (MTR). The name changed in 2007.

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