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Root, Antony

Overview
Works: 16 works in 44 publications in 5 languages and 1,697 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Film adaptations  Television programs  Historical films  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  History  Romance television programs  Historical television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Antony Root
Edward II by Derek Jarman( Visual )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Edward II enfuriates his queen and imperils his throne by bringing his lover Gaveston to court
Far from the madding crowd by Nicholas Renton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain of her future but unwilling to sacrifice her freedom, Bathsheba rejects the proposal of Gabriel Oak only to become his employer. Still in love, Gabriel can only watch as Bathsheba flirts with her neighbor, Mr. Boldwood unleashing a passionate obsession within the reserved Boldwood. Both men forsake their hearts, however, upon the arrival of the dashing soldier Frank Troy. Despite being in love with another woman himself, Troy sees a challenge in Bathsheba and sets out to win her
Lorna Doone by R. D Blackmore( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Undetermined and English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R.D. Blackmore's classic tale of forbidden love, revenge, and adventure in lawless 17th century England is one of the greatest love stories ever told. Lavish costumes, dazzling scenery, and a stellar supporting cast round out this splendid version
Hořící keř = Burning bush( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Czech and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on real characters and events, this drama focuses on the personal sacrifice of a Prague history student, Jan Palach, who set himself on fire in protest against the Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1969. Dagmar Buresová, a young female lawyer, became part of his legacy by defending Jan's family in a trial against the communist government, a regime which tried to dishonor Palach's sacrifice"--Internet Movie Database
Edward II ; All over me ; Twelfth night( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelfth night: Shipwrecked on an unfriendly Illyrian shore, Viola, believing her twin brother is dead, disguises herself in male attire and joins the retinue of the lovesick Duke Orsino
Eduardo II Edward II( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En el siglo XIV, el Rey de Inglaterra Eduardo II se enamora de Gaveston, un joven de origen humilde al que colma de títulos. La reina, sintiéndose rechazada por su marido aceptará un plan del malvado Mortimer para deshacerse de Gaveston y derrocar a su marido
Edoardo II by Christopher Marlowe( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appena incoronato sovrano d'Inghilterra, il giovane Edoardo porta a corte l'amante Gaveston, inimicandosi la moglie, i nobili e gli ecclesiastici. (Mereghetti)
Ostatnia rodzina( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a well-known artistic family: legendary painter Zdzislaw Beksinski, his wife Zofia and their son Tomasz, a highly-praised music critic and translator. Their lives were far from being usual." -- imbd
Armistead Maupin's Tales of the city by Armistead Maupin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tales of the City features an eclectic cast of characters in search of love across the whole spectrum of sexual experience and evokes a unique time and place where drugs, sex, and intrigue abound."--Container
Tales of the city by Armistead Maupin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco in 1976 is a city where the unlikely always seems to happen, and where Mary Ann Singleton, a naive young secretary from the mid-west, finds new friends with whom she embarks on a life filled with adventure, suspense and coincidence
El gran Gatsby : su historia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Nick llega a Long Island con el propósito de encontrar una mejor posición social. Allí inicia una amistad con Jay Gatsby, un elegante millonario de pasado oscuro conocido en la zona por las lujosas fiestas que da en su enorme mansión
The great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Returning from the battlefields of World War I, a young soldier learns the love of his life has married into a wealthy family and moved to Long Island
Longitude : part 3( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to stop shipping losses on the oceans of the 18th century Britain's Parliament offers a case award to anyone who can devise a way to determine longitude at sea. Convinced he can solve the problem, clock maker John Harrison begins a 40-year struggle to claim the Longitude prize with his marine clock. Twenty years after the first test voyage of his marine timepiece, Harrison is joined by his son William. Harrison puts his son on a ship bound for Jamaica where he will test their timepiece in competition with their rival, Reverend Neville Maskelyne
Longitude : part 1( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to stop shipping losses on the oceans of the 18th century Britain's Parliament offers a case award to anyone who can devise a way to determine longitude at sea. Convinced he can solve the problem, clock maker John Harrison begins a 40-year struggle to claim the Longitude prize with his marine clock. When Harrison sets out on his first ocean voyage to test his new clock, even the forces of the Royal Navy conspire to keep his chronometer from succeeding. Nearly 200 years later, Rupert Gould redeiscovers Harrison's timepieces and begins his own life-long campaign to restore them
Longitude : part 4( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to stop shipping losses on the oceans of the 18th century Britain's Parliament offers a case award to anyone who can devise a way to determine longitude at sea. Convinced he can solve the problem, clock maker John Harrison begins a 40-year struggle to claim the Longitude prize with his marine clock. As World War II breaks out Gould is close to finishing his work on the Harrison chronometers. For Harrison himself, however, the long-sought answer to the longitude question seems to be within reach as he approaches the Longitude Board with the final version fo the clock
Longitude, Part 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to stop shipping losses on the oceans of the 18th century Britain's Parliament offers a case award to anyone who can devise a way to determine longitude at sea. Convinced he can solve the problem, clock maker John Harrison begins a 40-year struggle to claim the Longitude prize with his marine clock. After locating the legendary timepieces in a basement storage room of the Greenwich Observatory, Gould begins his restoration work
 
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