In this 3rd part of the Oresteia trilogy by Aeschylus, Orestes is now pursued by the Furies, after having avenged his father's murder by killing his mother. He takes refuge at the shrine of Apollo, who promises protection and sends him to seek justice from Athena.
Aeschylus; Harrison, Tony 1937
National Theatre (Great Britain); Channel Four (Great Britain); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Literature, Print Culture; Performing Arts, Music; Theater; Literature, Print Culture; Greek drama (Tragedy)
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- Physical Description
69 minutes; color
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Performed by the National Theatre of Great Britain. Cameramen, Dave Swan, Barrie Dodd, Paul Martingell ; editor, Toby Wallis ; music, Harrison Birtwistle.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-089909; Fedora 2 PID: umd:1278; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/778; OCLC: ocm12835571; Catalog Key: alephsys001368954
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