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Title Elektra / Director: Cacoyannis, Michael
Published Australia : SBS ONE, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (1 hr. 42 min. 18 sec.) ; 620713622 bytes
Summary Elektra is in despair. Her father Agamemnon has been murdered by her mother, Klytemnestra, and her mother's lover, Aegistheus. Elektra swears revenge. Failing to enlist the help of her timid sister, Chrysothemis, she determines to kill Aegistheus herself. Before she can carry out her plan, however, her brother Orestes, whom she believes dead, returns and determines upon revenge himself. He kills Klytemnestra and Aegistheus. Elektra drops down dead after an ecstatic dance of triumph. (From Germany, in German, English subtitles) (Masterpiece)
Event Broadcast 2010-09-04 at 13:00:00
Notes Classification: PG
Subject Electra (Greek mythological figure)
Murder in motion pictures.
Revenge in motion pictures.
Greece -- Mycenae (Extinct city)
Form Streaming video
Author Ampelas, Petros, cast
Anousaki, Malaina, cast
Arseni, Kitty, cast
Cacoyannis, Michael, director
Demetriou, Theodore, cast
Dimitriou, Theodoros, cast
Emmanuel, Takis, cast
Exarhos, Thodoros, cast
Fertis, Giannis, cast
Fotiou, Elli, cast
Grigoriadou, Afroditi, cast
Ioannidou, Theano, cast
Katrakis, Manos, cast
Katselli, Aleka, cast
Kazakos, Kostas, cast
Papas, Irene, cast
Peryalis, Notis, cast
Pittas, Elsie, cast
Razi, Fivos, cast