Tag: tragedy

The Trojan Women (1971)

Director: Michael Cacoyannis Producer: Michael Cacoyannis Screenplay: Michael Cacoyannis Based on: The Trojan Women by Euripides Genre: Drama | Mythology | Tragedy Music: Mikis Theodorakis Country: USA | UK | Greece Language: English Studio: Josef Shaftel Productions Release date: 1971 Running time: 105 minutes…

Electra (1962)

Director: Michael Cacoyannis Producer: Michael Cacoyannis Screenplay: Michael Cacoyannis Based on: Electra by Euripides Genre: Drama | Mythology | Tragedy Music: Mikis Theodorakis Country: Greece Language: Greek Studio: Finos Film | United Artists Release date: 1962 Running time: 110 minutes Irene Papas (1926) as Electra…

Iphigenia (1977)

Ιφιγένεια Director: Michael Cacoyannis Producer: Michael Cacoyannis Screenplay: Michael Cacoyannis Based on: Ιφιγένεια εν Αυλίδι by Euripides Genre: Drama | Mythology | Tragedy Music: Mikis Theodorakis Country: Greece Language: Greek Studio: Greek Film Center Release date: 1977 Running time: 127 minutes Irene Papas…

Medea (1969)

Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini Producer: Franco Rossellini Screenplay: Pier Paolo Pasolini Based on: Medea by Euripides Genre: Drama | Epic | Fantasy | Mythology | Tragedy Music: Pier Paolo Pasolini, Elsa Morante Country: Italia | France | West Germany Language: Italian Studio: Euro International Films…

Edipo re (1967)

Oedipus Rex Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini Producer: Alfredo Bini Screenplay: Pier Paolo Pasolini Based on: Oedipus Rex by Sophocles Genre: Drama | Mythology | Tragedy Music: Pier Paolo Pasolini Country: Italia Language: Italian Studio: Arco Film Release date: 1967 Running…

Addio fratello crudele (1971)

‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi Producer: Silvio Clementelli Screenplay: Alfio Valdarnini, Carlo Carunchio, Giuseppe Patroni Griffi Based on: ‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore by John Ford Genre: Drama | Romantic | Tragedy Music: Ennio Morricone (1928-2020) Country: Italia Language:…

L’Acteur tragique (1866)

Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) L’Acteur tragique, Rouvière dans le rôle d’Hamlet (The Tragic Actor, Rouvière as Hamlet) 1866 Oil on canvas, 187.2 x 108.1 cm National Gallery of Art, Washington See also: • Rouvière, Philibert (1809-1865)

Aeschylus

(c.525 BC-c.456 BC) Αἰσχύλος Works: • Αγαμέμνων (Greek) ◊ Agamemnon (English) ◊ Agamemnon (Finnish) • Επτά επί Θήβας (Greek) • Ευμενίδες (Greek) ◊ Four Plays (English) ◊ Lyrical Dramas (English) • Πέρσαι (Greek) • Προμηθεύς Δεσμώτης (Greek) ◊ Prometheus Bound…

Euripides

(c.480 BC–406 BC) Εὐριπίδης Works: • Άλκηστις (Greek) ◊ Alcestis (English) • Ανδρομάχη (Greek) • Ηλέκτρα (Greek) ◊ Electra (English) ◊ Elektra (Swedish) ◊ Helena (Swedish) ◊ Hippolytus; The Bacchae (English) • Ιφιγένεια εν Αυλίδι (Greek) ◊ Iphigeneia i Aulis…

Sophocles

(c.496 BC–406 BC) Σοφοκλῆς Works: ◊ Ajas: Szomorujáték (Hungarian) • Αντιγόνη (Greek) ◊ Antigone (Finnish) ◊ Elektra (Hungarian) • Οιδίπους επί Κολωνώ (Greek) • Οιδίπους Τύραννος (Greek) ◊ Koning Oedipus (Dutch) ◊ Oedipus King of Thebes (English) ◊ Philoktetes (English)…