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Alternate title:Eumenides
Summary: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.
Contributor:Aeschylus
Harrison, Tony 1937
Provider:National Theatre (Great Britain)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Greek drama (Tragedy)
Credits:Performed by the National Theatre of Great Britain. Cameramen, Dave Swan, Barrie Dodd, Paul Martingell ; editor, Toby Wallis ; music, Harrison Birtwistle.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
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