A chronological list of film adaptations of ancient Greek plays

Contributors

Contributor Contribution Main contributor
Pantelis Michelakis

Referenced productions

Production First performed Pagination Ancient works performed
Oedipus (1910) 1910 Oedipus the King
Oedipus (1912) 1912 Oedipus the King
Oedipus (1913) 1913 Oedipus the King
Oresteia (1921) 1921 Agamemnon, Choephoroi (The Libation Bearers), Eumenides
Prometheus in Chains (1927) 1927 Prometheus Bound
Oedipus (1928) 1928 Oedipus the King
Oedipus Rex (1956) 1956 Oedipus the King
Persians (1960) 1960 Persai (Persians)
Antigone (1961) 1961 Antigone
Phaedra (1961) 1961 Phaedra
Edipo Re (1967) 1967 Oedipus the King
Oedipus Rex (1967) 1967 Oedipus the King
Oedipus the King (1967) 1967 Oedipus the King
The Return of Medea (1968) 1968 Medea
Medea 70 (1969) 1968 Medea
I Cannibali (1970) 1969 Antigone
Medea (1970) 1969 Medea
Orestis (1971) 1970 Orestes
The Trojan Women (1971) 1970 Trojan Women
Lysistrati (1972) 1972 Lysistrata
Appunti per un'Orestiade Africana [Notes for an African Oresteia] (1973) 1973 Agamemnon, Choephoroi (The Libation Bearers), Eumenides
A Dream of Passion (1978) 1978 Medea
Prometheus (1987) 1987 Prometheus Bound
Summer of Medea (1987) 1987 Medea
Medea (1988) 1988 Medea
Antigone: Rites of Passion [a.k.a. Rites for the Dead] (1990) 1990 Antigone
Two Suns in the Sky (1991) 1991 Bacchai
Die Antigone des Sophokles nach der hölderlinschen Übertragung für die Bühne bearbaitet von Brecht (1992) 1992 Antigone
Edipo Alcalde [The Mayor Oedipus] (1996) 1996 Oedipus the King
Prometheus (1998) 1998 Prometheus Bound
Prometheus Enantiodromon [Prometheus Retrogressing] (1998) 1998 Prometheus Bound

How to cite this source

A chronological list of film adaptations of ancient Greek plays, accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/sources/1337 <22 April 2019>