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The Anton Chekhov collection
Title:
The Anton Chekhov collection
Publication Information:
[London] : 2/Entertain : BBC Video ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, c2008.
ISBN:
9781419865794
Physical Description:
6 videodiscs (ca. 1095 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([8] p. ; ill. ; 18 cm.)
System Details:
DVD, region 1, NTSC ; Dolby Digital mono and stereo, 4:3 aspect ratio, 4xDVD9 + 2XDVD18.
Language:
English
Language Note:
In English; closed-captioned.
General Note:
Title from disc label; some credits from booklet.

First and 5th plays are episodes in the BBC series Play of the month.

Booklet inserted in container.

"Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc."--Disc label.

Eighth play has series: Performance.

Bonus features: Michael Pennington portraying Chekhov, radio plays (Wild honey, Ivanov, Swan song), five short stories read by Ewan McGregor, rehearsals and scenes from Chekhov plays with Oleg Efremov and various actors.
Contents:
Platonov (originally broadcast May 23, 1971) / Wild honey (1989) / The wood demon (originally broadcast Nov. 17, 1974) / The proposal (originally broadcast Mar. 10, 1959) / A wedding (originally broadcast Oct. 17, 1961) / Ivanov (2001) / Swan song (1965) / The seagull (originally broadcast Feb. 5, 1978) / An artist's story (originally broadast Feb. 2, 1974) / Uncle Vanya (originally broadcast Nov. 8, 1970) / Uncle Vanya (originally broadcast Oct. 12, 1991) / Three sisters (originally broadcast Jan. 18, 1970) / The cherry orchard : a comedy (originally broadcast Apr. 17, 1962) / The cherry orchard (Originally broadcast Oct. 13, 1981)
Abstract:
A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC.
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Added Uniform Title:
Seagull (Television program : 1978)

Uncle Vanya (Television program : 1970)

Uncle Vanya (Television program : 1991)

Three sisters (Television program : 1970)

Cherry orchard (Television program : 1962)

Cherry orchard (Television program : 1981)

Play of the month.
Added Title:
The wood demon.

Platonov.

The proposal.

A wedding.

An artist's story.
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