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The Resource Aristophanes : the gods are laughing, written by April de Angelis ; produced by Tariq Ali ; directed by Coky Giedroyc ; Bandung Ltd. for Channel Four, (videorecording)

Aristophanes : the gods are laughing, written by April de Angelis ; produced by Tariq Ali ; directed by Coky Giedroyc ; Bandung Ltd. for Channel Four, (videorecording)

Label
Aristophanes : the gods are laughing
Title
Aristophanes
Title remainder
the gods are laughing
Statement of responsibility
written by April de Angelis ; produced by Tariq Ali ; directed by Coky Giedroyc ; Bandung Ltd. for Channel Four
Title variation
  • Gods are laughing
  • Aristophanes, his life and theatre
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This pseudo-biography juxtaposes elements of Aristophanic plays with the activities of contemporaneous people to show how Aristophanes became the father of political satire and why his theatrical innovations are still staples of the contemporary theatre"--Container
Cataloging source
ANR
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Robert Glenister, Frances Barber, Patrick Barlow, Rosalie Crutchley, Dexter Fletcher, Robert Pugh, Eddie Izzard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Giedroyc, Coky
  • Glenister, Robert
  • Barber, Frances
  • Barlow, Patrick
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Runtime
52
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aristophanes
  • Greek drama (Comedy)
  • Greek literature
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Aristophanes : the gods are laughing, written by April de Angelis ; produced by Tariq Ali ; directed by Coky Giedroyc ; Bandung Ltd. for Channel Four, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (52 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FFH 6125
System control number
  • ocm64434108
  • (OCoLC)64434108
System details
DVD
Label
Aristophanes : the gods are laughing, written by April de Angelis ; produced by Tariq Ali ; directed by Coky Giedroyc ; Bandung Ltd. for Channel Four, (videorecording)
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (52 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FFH 6125
System control number
  • ocm64434108
  • (OCoLC)64434108
System details
DVD

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