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Papas, Irene

Works: 301 works in 858 publications in 11 languages and 14,136 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Historical films  Biographical films  Propaganda films  Film and video adaptations  Bible films  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Composer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Irene Papas
  • Iphigenia by Euripides( Visual )
  • by Stephen William Rousseas( )
Most widely held works by Irene Papas
Z by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

63 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leading opposition MP is murdered at a rally. The police are anxious to establish the event as an accident, but the examining magistrate proves otherwise
Zorba the Greek by Mikis Theodorakis( Visual )

41 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set on the Greek island of Crete, this is the story of an inhibited English writer who is befriended by a boisterous peasant named Zorba and in the process the young man moves from an observer of the world to a participant
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wartime epic, dealing with dangerous mission of six British soldiers in German-occupied Greece
Anne of the thousand days Mary, Queen of Scots by Maxwell Anderson( Visual )

29 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Queen of Scots: The battle between Mary Queen of Scots and Elizabeth, Queen of England, comes alive in this epic film
Captain Corelli's mandolin by Louis De Bernières( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idyllic beauty of Greece's Mediterranean coast has been invaded by Italy, bringing legions of soldiers to the once tranquil island of Cephallonia. Captain Corelli, an officer with an irrepressibly jovial personality and passion for the mandolin, initially alienates a number of the villagers, including Pelagia, the daughter of the village doctor. Pelagia is an educated and strong-willed woman and while at first offended by the Italian soldier's behavior, she slowly warms to his certain charms as they are forced to share her father's home
Antigone by George Tzavellas( Visual )

20 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek tragedy of Sophocles in which King Creon orders Antigone's death for burying her slain brother against the King's desire
The odyssey by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest epics of the ancient world is Homer's engaging and edifying tale recounting the journey of Odysseus, king of Ithaca and mastermind of the Greek victory in the Trojan War
The Trojan women by Michael Cacoyannis( Visual )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the fate of women and children left to the conquerors of the Trojan War
The message al-Risālah( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of Mohammed, the prophet who founded Islam
Cristo si è fermato a Eboli Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Levi, an intellectual exiled by the Fascist government during World War II to a mountain village in southern Italy, discovers the resilience and dignity of people who live close to the land
Jacob by Peter Hall( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For seven long years, Jacob has labored to earn the right to marry beautiful Rachel. Now the seven years are up, but Rachel's devious father substitutes his elder daughter on the wedding night. One of the greatest love stories from the Bible
Um filme falado A talking picture by Manoel de Oliveira( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Portuguese and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Maria and her history professor mother embark on an ocean cruise from Portugal to Bombay, India. As three mysterious and glamorous women board the ship, their picturesque journey begins to grow in tension and complexity
Eréndira by Ruy Guerra( Visual )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy in which a teenage girl is forced into prostitution by her greedy grandmother
Iphigenia by Euripides( Visual )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young girl caught in the midst of political intrigue and corruption. Under the leadership of Agamemnon, the Greek army is about to set sail to engage in a great battle, but the winds refuse to blow. When the army grows restless, Agamemnon seeks to improve morale by providing better food, but accidentally slays a sacred deer. His punishment, say the gods, is the sacrifice of his daughter, Iphigenia. Agamemnon sends for Iphigenia with a message that she will marry the great solider Achilles. Iphigenia arrives for the wedding, accompanied by her mother, Clytemnestra - and the tragic story begins to unfold
The message the story of Islam by Moustapha Akkad( Visual )

24 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of Mohammed, the prophet who founded Islam
Elektra( Visual )

10 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in Greek, Modern and English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oreste et Électre savent que c'est l'amant de leur mère Clytemnestre qui a tué leur père Agamemnon lorsqu'ils étaient enfants. Oreste a quitté le pays alors qu'Électre reste brûlante de vengeance. Des années plus tard, Oreste revient enfin
Iphigeneia( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Greek, Modern and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commander Agamemnon stands ready to launch his infamous thousand ships to retrieve the beautiful Helen of Troy. As the wind refuses to blow, a priest condemns him for sacrilege, and the powerful general is pressured to sacrific his daughter to save the states. Threatened and tormented, Agamemnon is faced with sending his child like a lamb to the slaugher and betraying his wife
Yerma( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yerma is the lonely housewife of a Spanish farmer. She longs to have a child but believes that she is unable to conceive. Upon learning from an elderly psychic woman that the problem may have more to do with her husband than herself, Yerma rebels against her lonely life and her place in society
Omar Mukhtar, lion of the desert Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between two world wars, a struggle for freedom took place in the African desert. This movie is the historically accurate story about the Libyan resistance leader, Omar Mukhtar, who led the Libyan resistance against the Italian oppressors from 1911-1931
Moses by Gianfranco De Bosio( Visual )

5 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Condensed from the six hour mini-series made for British television. The story of the Hebrew, Moses, who was raised by the Pharaoh's daughter. He was chosen by God to lead the Jews from the Pharaoh's tyrannical rule
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The message the story of Islam