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Stanislavsky: maker of the modern theatre

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Summary:Explores the life, times, and ideas of the theatrical innovator, Constantine Stanislavsky, who created method acting and founded the Moscow Art Theatre. Uses documentary footage, photographs, and dramatizations to show his memorable roles, his search for reality in character portrayal, and his staging of plays of Chekhov, Ostrovski, Ibsen, Maeterlinch, Gorki, and Turgeniev.
Contributor:Mantell, Harold
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Moskovskai͡a kinostudii͡a "Mosfilʹm."
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects: Stanislavsky, Konstantin 1863-1938
Credits:Featuring actors of the Moscow Art Theatre. Narrator, Paul Rogers.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Performing Arts
Theater
Collection:Films@UM
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