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Biography, Lord Byron
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directed by Nick Gillam-Smith; produced by David Edgar, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 46 mins
Hit the town with the poet who was as famed for his sexual appetites as his literary brilliance. He was a rock star before rock and roll was discovered. Brooding, mysterious, driven by all-consuming appetites and the object of worship by throngs of adoring fans, he cast an enormous shadow over the creative world...
directed by Nick Gillam-Smith; produced by David Edgar, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 46 mins
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Famous Authors, Percy Bysshe Shelley
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produced by Kevin Jones and Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, in Famous Authors (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002), 31 mins
Looks at influences on Shelley's work, including his interest in the supernatural, the French Revolution, and his friendships with Byron and Leigh Hunt.
produced by Kevin Jones and Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, in Famous Authors (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002), 31 mins
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Frankenstein and the Vampyre: A Dark and Stormy Night
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directed by Philip Smith, fl. 1996; produced by Hugo Godwin, fl. 2002, Oxford Scientific Films (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
On 16 June 1816, trapped inside a villa by insatiable thunderstorms erupting across Lake Geneva in Switzerland, Lord Byron challenged his party of young bohemians to a ghost story competition. Their confinement was to change their destiny, and the course of literary history, forever. That night, Byron’s challeng...
directed by Philip Smith, fl. 1996; produced by Hugo Godwin, fl. 2002, Oxford Scientific Films (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
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