Antigoni (Antigone) (Rites for the Dead)
Antigoni (Antigone) (Rites for the Dead) (1961)

Greek director Yiorgos Tzavellas helmed this adaptation from the theatrical stage. When Oedipus's sons kill one another in a bitter fight for the throne, Creon (Manos Katrakis) assumes the role of King of Thebes. But when the deceased… More

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Release Date: January 9, 2001
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The straight-forward play, using no gimmicks, allows the power of Sophocles' words and lyrical parables to come through loud and clear.

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