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Title Scenes and songs from "Mann ist Mann" by Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956) [electronic resource] : in English, in the Eric Bentley translation "A man is a man" / produced by Clair Roskam.
Published Kent, Conn. : Creative Arts Television, [2002]
Description 1 streaming video (27 min.)
Note Includes an interview with Eric Bentley on Brecht's aesthetic and reputation.
Filmed in 1962 for a television broadcast of Camera three.
Summary Eric Bentley -- historian, playwright, drama critic, and leading Brecht scholar -- introduces scenes from his translation of Berlolt Brecht's play-with-songs "Mann ist mann." Bentley also speaks of Brecht's ideas and theater devices, the origins of his political passions in post- World War One Europe, his failure to attract American audiences in the 1930's and his remarkable success later.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2008. (Theatre in video). Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Bentley, Eric, 1916- -- Interviews.
Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956.
Genre Internet videos.
Related Names Bentley, Eric, 1916-
Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956. Mann ist Mann.
Conrad, Michael, Actor.
Dukakis, Olympia, Actor.
Edwards, Maurice, 1922- Actor.
Havinga, Nick, Director.
Heffernan, John, Actor.
Hurley, Joseph, Screenwriter.
James, Clifford L. (Clifford Lester), 1903- Actor.
Matthaei, Konrad, Actor.
Roskam, Clair, Producer.
Creative Arts Television (Firm)
Camera Three Productions.
Note Title on container and disc surface: Brecht : "A man's a man"
Related Titles Camera three (Television program)
Theatre in video.
Collection Title Alexander Street Press