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Shakespeare: The Legacy
Item# 114446
© 2016
 46 Min.

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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-699-0

In celebration of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, this program unlocks some of the mysteries surrounding Shakespeare’s life and the legacy of his work across the globe. John Nettles take... (more details)

New! Ted Hughes
Item# 117375
© 2015
 60 Min.

Ted Hughes is widely recognized as one of our greatest poets. He is also one of the most controversial. The "Heathcliff" of poetry who ''attracted more scandal than any other literary figure with the... (more details)

Larry Kramer in Love & Anger
Item# 115002
© 2015
 81 Min.

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Author, playwright and AIDS activist Larry Kramer takes center stage in this candid portrait that examines the monumental effect of one of the most important – and controversial – figures in contempor... (more details)

Appollon: The Great Greek Myths
Item# 114928
© 2015
 26 Min.

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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-881-9

Although they were the son and daughter of Zeus, Apollo and his twin sister Artemis were born under threats from the goddess Hera. Zeus' wife Hera never forgave the twins' mother - the nymph Leto - fo... (more details)

The Great Greek Myths
Item# 114926
© 2015
 78 Min.

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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-843-7

Tales of love, power, betrayal, heinous crimes, unbearable separations, atrocious revenge, and metamorphoses - the poetic force of the myths has crossed the centuries. This documentary series sets out... (more details)

Orphee: The Great Greek Myths
Item# 114927
© 2015
 26 Min.

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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-880-2

On certain evenings, the constellation of Lyra is visible in the skies. Following Orpheus' death, Zeus placed the constellation in the sky, as a tribute to the greatest poet and musician in Greek myth... (more details)

Theseus: The Great Greek Myths
Item# 114929
© 2015
 26 Min.

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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-882-6

Theseus was the fruit of dual paternity: Aegeus King of Athens slept with Aethra when she had just been raped by Poseidon, God of the Sea. Theseus, who grew into a strong, brave young man, therefore h... (more details)

The Worlds of Philip K. Dick
Item# 114901
© 2015
 52 Min.

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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-840-6

In this documentary film, viewers learn about the life of Philip K. Dick including his early work as a pulp fiction novelist, his successful career with Hollywood, and his obsession with artificial in... (more details)

The Greek Dramatists: Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides
Item# 114800
© 2015
 50 Min.

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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-820-8

The short-lived democratic system of Ancient Greece gave way to three major dramatists: Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides. This film examines the dramatist culture of Ancient Greece, the role its go... (more details)

Item# 114801
© 2015
 30 Min.

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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-821-5

In this film, learn about the life and work of Michel de Montaigne, a philosopher of the French Renaissance and esteemed author of the 16th century. Montaigne was a man of reasoning and tolerance, aki... (more details)

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