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The Anton Chekhov collection : Platonov, The wood demon, The proposal, The wedding.

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DVD 891.723 CHEK
DVD - Adult   Double Bay . On Loan . 26 Jun 2021
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Title The Anton Chekhov collection : [videorecording]. Platonov, The wood demon, The proposal, The wedding.
Publisher/Date [London] : BBC Worldwide, 2009.
Pagination etc. 2 videodiscs (DVDs) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([8] p. ; ill. ; 18 cm.)
Contents note Bonus features: Michael Pennington portraying Chekhov, radio plays (Wild honey, Ivanov, Swan song), five short stories read by Ewan McGregor, rehearsals and scenes from Chekhov plays with Oleg Efremov and various actors.
Disc 1. Platonov (Originally broadcast May 23, 1971) / directed by Christopher Morahan ; adapted by John Elliot ; produced by Cedric Messina (Starring Rex Harrison, Sian Phillips, Clive Revill, Geoffrey Bayldon, Joanna Dunham). Radio play : Wild honey (1989) / translated and adapted by Michael Frayn ; produced by Peter King (Starring Ian McKellen) -- Disc 2. The wood demon (Originally broadcast November 17, 1974) / directed by Donald McWhinnie ; translated by Ronald Hingley ; produced by Cedric Messina (Starring Ian Holm, Francesca Annis, Ronald Fraser, Ronald Hines, Angela Pleasence, Vickery Turner). The proposal (Originally broadcast March 10, 1959) / produced by Rosemary Hill (Starring Harry Moore, Anne Robson, David Bird). The wedding (Originally broadcast October 17, 1961) / English version by Eric Bentley ; produced by Rosemary Hill (Starring Dennis Edwards, Robert Gillespie, Anne Robson). Radio plays. Ivanov (2001) / adapted by David Hare ; produced by Catherine Bailey (Starring Ralph Fiennes). Swan song (1965) / translated by Nicholas Bethell ; produced by John Tydeman (Starring Wilfrid Lawson).
Summary Note A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC.
Target audience note Censorship classification : PG.
Language note In English, with optional English SDH subtitles.
Subject - Name Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, -- 1860-1904 -- Film and video adaptations
Subject Television adaptations
Radio adaptations
Fiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 1860-1904 English. P§esa bez nazvan§ëiìa.
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 1860-1904 English. Leshiæi.
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 1860-1904 English. Predlozhenie.
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 1860-1904 English. Svad§ba.
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 1860-1904
Corporate Author BBC Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added title Wood demon.
Platonov.
Proposal.
Wedding.
Shelf Location DVD 891.723 CHEK
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