The Stanislavsky century

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  • The life and work of Stanislavsky are shown in film footage from his early years in Russia, his tours of France, and his years in the United States. Includes scenes from his productions of the Chekhov plays, Ibsen, Gogol, Hamlet, and other works. Describes his development of the acting system now known as "method acting."


  • DVD format.
  • Films for the Humanities: FFH4048.
  • Originally produced as documentary film in France in 1993.


  • V. 1. The builders of Utopia (1863-1908) -- v. 2. The seismic years (1908-1921) -- v. 3. The years of ice and fire (1921-1938)
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