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Absurdism Movies & Media Adaptations

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Media Adaptations

A video recording of Waiting for Godot, featuring Burgess Meredith and Zero Mostel and directed by Alan Schneider, was made for Grove Press Film Division, 1971.

Eugene Ionesco's The New Tenant was filmed for Encyclopedia Britannica Educational Corporation, 1975.

Jean Genet's Balcony is available on videocassette from Mystic Fire, 1998.

Edward Albee's Zoo Story is available on audio CD, Universal Records, 2001.

Waiting for Godot, by Samuel Beckett, is available on audio cassette, featuring a performance by Joe Dinicol for CBC Radio, 2000.

A website on the Theatre of the Absurd can be found with links to other sites and a chat room at http://vzone.virgin.net/numb.world/rhino. absurd.htm.

A useful web site on Beckett is "The Samuel Beckett On-Line Resources and Links Page" at http://www.samuel-beckett.net/ which contains numerous reviews and scholarly articles on Beckett's life and work, as well as reviews of books about Beckett...

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