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The Resource Timon of Athens, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller, (videorecording)

Timon of Athens, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller, (videorecording)

Label
Timon of Athens
Title
Timon of Athens
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In his most cynical work, Shakespeare explores money--its virtues and its vices. Timon, a noble Athenian, is wildly extravagant with his inheritance. But as his money runs out, so do the friends who urged his lavishness. Timon loses his mind, then finds another fortune
Member of
Cataloging source
SNN
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Shakespeare plays (Television program)
Credits note
Senior cameraman, Jim Atkinson ; music composed and conducted by Stephen Oliver ; Finchley Children's Music Group ; musicians, New London Consort ; videotape editor, Malcolm Banthorpe
Date time place
Taped Jan. 28-Feb. 3, 1981 at the BBC Television studios in London
Language note
English subtitled for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
John Fortune (Poet), John Bird (Painter), Tony Jay (Merchant), David Kinsey (Jeweler), Jonathan Pryce (Timon), John Welsh (Flavius), Sebastian Shaw (Old Athenian), Max Arthur (Lucilius), Norman Rodway (Apemantus), Geoffrey Collins (Flaminius), Terence McGinity (Servilius), John Shrapnel (Alcibiades), Hugh Thomas (Lucius), James Cossins (Lucullus), Donald Gee (Ventidius), John Bailey (Sempronius), Karen Johnson (Amazon), Heloise Lombardi (Amazon), Seeta Indrani (Amazon), Corrine Barton (Amazon), Caroline Reed (Amazon), Tracey Robinson (Amazon), Michael Anthony (Caphis), Bev Willis (Varro's Servant), Andrew Manson (Isidore's Servant), David Neal (First Senator), John Justin (Second Senator), Cornelius Garrett (Prisoner), Elayne Sharling (Phrynia), Diana Dors (Timandra), David Kincaid (First Bandit), Derek Deadman (Second Bandit), Gil Morris (Soldier)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1936-
  • 1904-1985
  • 1905-1994
  • 1929-2001
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miller, Jonathan
  • Pryce, Jonathan
  • Fortune, John
  • Bird, John
  • Jay, Tony
  • Kinsey, David
  • Welsh, John
  • Shaw, Sebastian
  • Shrapnel, John
  • Rodway, Norman
  • Collins, Geoffrey
  • McGinity, Terence
  • Shakespeare, William
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Television
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
120
Series statement
  • Complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare. Tragedy
  • BBC Shakespeare plays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Timon
  • English drama (Tragedy)
  • Historical drama, English
Technique
live action
Label
Timon of Athens, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1981
  • Special feature: Digitally remastered; Picture & sound enhanced; Word for word as written by William Shakespeare; DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Color
  • multicolored
  • one color
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
46736826
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
File format
one file format
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Timon of Athens, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1981
  • Special feature: Digitally remastered; Picture & sound enhanced; Word for word as written by William Shakespeare; DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Color
  • multicolored
  • one color
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
46736826
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
File format
one file format
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD

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