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English: Antigone

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Video: 'Antigone': An Introduction

This film offers a brief introduction to Aristotle's theory of tragedy from Edith Hall, before introducing the play Antigone by Sophocles. Polly Findlay speaks about her interpretation of Don Taylor's translation of Antigone for the National Theatre's Olivier theatre in 2012. This short film includes interviews with Christopher Eccleston, Jodie Whittaker and Michael Grady-Hall as well as excerpts of archive footage from the 2012 production. Via YouTube.

Analysis of Antigone - available in the NCC

Video: Antigone

Full length 1986 BBC version of Antigone. Part of filmed series of The Theban Plays, all translated and directed by Don Taylor, featuring the compelling Juliet Stevenson as Antigone. Part 1 of 11, autoplay will link to subsequent parts - via YouTube.

Different Translations of Antigone - available in the NCC