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Antigone

A Feature film by Danièle Huillet, Jean-Marie Straub

Produced by Pierre Grise Productions, Peripheria

Release in France : 02/09/1992

    Synopsis

    Antigone, Oedipus' and Jocasta's daughter, sister to Ismenia, Eteocles and Polynices, became her father's guide once he'd blinded himself. She is condemned to death by King Creon, her uncle, for not obeying his command that Polynices is not to receive proper burial rites. With unwavering courage Antigone defies Creon by defending the universal laws of duty against false and ephemeral human justice...

    Actors (5)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producers :

    Pierre Grise Productions, Peripheria

    French distribution :

    Pierre Grise Distribution

    Foreign production company :

    Ziegler Film

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (5)

    Author of original work :

    Sophocle

    Director of Photography :

    William Lubtchansky

    Editors :

    Danièle Huillet, Jean-Marie Straub

    Screenwriters :

    Danièle Huillet, Jean-Marie Straub

    Sound Recordist :

    Louis Hochet

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    German, French

    Production country :

    Germany

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (Germany)

    Production year :

    1992

    French release :

    02/09/1992

    Runtime :

    1 h 40 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    77611

    Visa issue date :

    02/04/1992

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Color type :

    Color