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Morahan, Christopher

Overview
Works: 161 works in 359 publications in 3 languages and 4,579 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  History  Historical television programs  Romance television programs  Television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Radio adaptations  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, Editor, Other, Restager
Classifications: PR6069.C596, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christopher Morahan
Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stuffy professor of phonetics takes a bet that in six months time he can turn a Cockney flower seller into a lady he could pass off as a duchess
The jewel in the crown( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
A dance to the music of time by Channel Four (Great Britain)( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles a half century of British upper-class life through the eyes of Nicholas Jenkins, from the 1920s to the 1960s. See how friendship, adultery, ambition, and failure play out in London's social, political, and artistic scenes
The jewel in the crown( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beset by the political tension of an unsettled year, Gandhi calls for British removal from India. Police Superintendent Ronald Merrick arrests an Indian news reporter. Daphne Manner arrives from London. Merrick vents his frustrations on Kumar in a vicious jailhouse beating. Daphne gives birth. Mildred Layton prepares for her daughter's wedding. The Governor finds out about Merrick's abuse. Sarah is seduced by an officer. Susan delivers a baby boy. Tension mounts over home rule. Merrick is reassigned to Delhi. On the eve of Indian independence, Perron learns of Merrick's death. Before the independence, the Laytons and Perron prepare to return to England, leaving India to it's uncertain future
The Anton Chekhov collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
The jewel in the crown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed by critics as one of the most thoughtful and important TV dramas ever, the sweeping fourteen-part remastered adaptation of Paul Scott's Raj Quartet is the story of the men and women of both ruling and ruled classes of WWII India, trying amidst the turmoil to come to terms with the drastic changes taking place around them, knowing that their lives will never be the same again
Clockwise by Christopher Morahan( Visual )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Cleese stars as Stimpson, the compulsively punctual headmaster of a British high school. On the day he is to give a major speech at a posh teachers conference, he finds himself in a frantic cross-country chase filled with missed trains, confused cops, strange monks, odd old ladies and stolen clothes. Can Stimpson make up for precious lost time or is the entire world conspiring to make him late for the most important appointment of his life?
The Jewel in the crown( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
The jewel in the crown by Tim Pigott-Smith( Visual )

28 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This the story of a rape, of the events that led to it, and of the place in which it happened. The events reflect the history of India in the 1940's
Troubles( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1919, Major Brendan Archer arrives in Ireland to reunite with his fiancée, Angela Spencer. Unfortunately, the family home, The Majestic Hotel, is a decaying shadow of its former self, as is Angela. Puzzled by the changes, Archer's attentions are soon drawn to her lively friend, Sarah Devlin, a passionate Irish nationalist. They fall in love, but the Major soon discovers some disturbing aspects about their relationship which threaten to explode into violence
Performance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of JB Priestley's play set in a post-apocalyptic future. A world government is in place and an old man's peaceful existence in the country is threatened
The jewel in the crown( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
The jewel in the crown( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
The jewel in the crown( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
The jewel in the crown( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
The Jewel in the crown( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India begins in 1942. In the town of Mayapore, Police Superintendent Ronald Merrick arrests a young Indian news reporter suspected of subversion, Hari Kumar. On the other side of the river that divides the city and the cultures, Daphne Manners arrives from England. It is the start of a chain of events binding English and Indians in a web of love, tragedy and death
The Jewel in the crown( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sweeping saga of the final years of British rule in India. Depicts the lives and loves of people caught in the turbulence of a nation struggling to break the chains of oppression
Platonov( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Platonov is a shortened version of Chekhov's early, unfinished and six-hour play, about a notorious Russian philanderer. Wild honey is Michael Frayn's adaptation of the same play
The jewel in the crown( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India continues. After Teddie Bingham is killed in action in Burma, his pregnant widow, Susan Layton, persuades Sarah to visit Ronald Merrick, who was severely wounded trying to save Bingham's life. While in Calcutta, Sarah meets a young officer who seduces her. Back at home, the Layton's step-grandmother confesses a gallant act of rebellion following an infamous British massacre of unarmed Indian civilians
Uncle Vanya by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanya is a bitter, sarcastic man, obsessed with his wasted years and what might have been. He has spent his life toiling for the benefit of the scholar, Serabryakov, who has turned out to be a charlatan. To make matters worse, Vanya has fallen in love with Serabryakov's beautiful, young, new wife, who does not return his ardor. In a 1987 Bookmark episode called A visit from Vanya, Oleg Efremov (director of the Moscow Art Theater on a visit to Oxford) rehearses and discusses scenes from Chekhov plays with director David Jones, and with Russian, British and U.S. actors & directors
 
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Alternative Names
Christopher Morahan angol rendező

Christopher Morahan Brits filmregisseur

Christopher Morahan direutor de cine británicu (1929–2017)

Кристофер Морахэн

כריסטופר מורהן

Languages
English (137)

German (3)

French (1)