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The Trojan Women

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The Trojan Women is a film of the ancient Greek tragedy by [[Performer~P309288~Euripides~euripides]], which is a highly mannered, ritual-like stage play. It was not easy to transform it into a movie while remaining faithful to the play, but there are many rewards for the patient viewer. The score by [[Performer~P113970~Mikis Theodorakis~mikistheodorakis]] ([[Feature~V56204~Zorba the Greek~zorbathegreek]]) fits the story beautifully, and the film's re-creation of the ancient Mediterranean is memorable...more

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