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Iphigenia Ifigeneia) (Greece, 1977)

Directed by Michael Cacoyannis. Cast: Irene Pappas (Clytemnestra), Costa Kazakos (Agamemnon), Tatiana Papamousko (Iphigenia). Presents the ancient Greek tragedy in which the Greek leader, Agememnon, must sacrifice his daughter as punishment for having offended the gods. 100 min. Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database
Reviews and articles:
Cacoyannis, Michael.
"Iphigenia, A Visual Essay." In: Classical myth & culture in the cinema / edited by Martin M. Winkler. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001. (Full text available online (UCB users only); print Main (Gardner) Stacks PN1995.9.M96 C59 2001)
Georgakas, Dan. "From Stella to Iphigenia: the woman-centered films of Michael Cacoyannis." (Critical Essay) Cineaste Spring 2005 v30 i2 p24(7) Full-text of this article / review is available:
Hartigan, Karelisa. "Classical text and the director: the force(s) of necessity: Iphigenia at Aulis Euripides' play and Cacoyannis' film." Theatre Studies, 1989, Issue 34, p47-64, 18p
MacDonald, Marianne.
"Eye of the Camera, Eye of the Victim: Iphigenia by Euripides and Cacoyannis." In: Classical myth & culture in the cinema / edited by Martin M. Winkler. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001. (Full text available online (UCB users only); print Main (Gardner) Stacks PN1995.9.M96 C59 2001)
MacDonald, Marianne. "Cacoyannis's and Euripides' Iphigenia: the dialectic of power." Bucknell Review, 1991, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p127-158, 32p
MacDonald, Marianne. "Interviews with Michael Cacoyannis and Irene Papas." Bucknell Review, 1991, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p159-184, 26p
MacDonald, Marianne; Winkler, Marin M.
"Michael Cacoyannis and Irene Papas on Greek Tragedy." In: Classical myth & culture in the cinema / edited by Martin M. Winkler. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001. (Full text available online (UCB users only); print Main (Gardner) Stacks PN1995.9.M96 C59 2001)