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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), 1 hour
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), 1 hour
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In Search of History, Frankenstein
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produced by Truusje Kushner, Filmroos Inc., in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
"In Search of History" journeys 2,000 years from ancient times to the present, taking a closer look at the events, places, and hidden mysteries that have puzzled and inspired historians and experts across the ages. Was Dr. Frankenstein born from novelist Mary Shelley's mind, or based in reality as some investigat...
produced by Truusje Kushner, Filmroos Inc., in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 44 mins
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Mary Shelley: The Birth of Frankenstein
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directed by Mary Downes, fl. 1996; presented by Robert Winston, 1940-; produced by Mary Downes, fl. 1996, Opus Arte and British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2003), 1 hour 4 mins
Creator of a modern monster, visionary of a scientific future, celebrity, sexual experimenter and struggling mother, Mary Shelley is one of the most enduring novelists and one of the most remarkable. The programme discovers how Mary Shelley's personal life influenced her most famous work and why her ideas resonate...
directed by Mary Downes, fl. 1996; presented by Robert Winston, 1940-; produced by Mary Downes, fl. 1996, Opus Arte and British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2003), 1 hour 4 mins
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