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Oedipus at Colonus

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Summary:Based on Sophocles' play, recounts the final days of blind and exiled Oedipus. The primary action involves a fight over where Oedipus is to die, as that place is to become hallowed ground.
Contributor:Taylor, Don
Quayle, Anthony 1913-1989
Stevenson, Juliet
Haigh, Kenneth 1929
Sophocles
Provider:British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Bioscope (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Credits:Cast: Anthony Quayle (Oedipus), Juliet Stevenson (Antigone), Kenneth Haigh (Polynices). Music, Derek Bourgeois.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Theater
Collection:Films@UM
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