Directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini
Soprano Maria Callas
in a dramatic, non-musical interpretation of Euripides' tragedy. "Under Pasolini's
direction, Callas becomes a fascinating cinematic presence, brilliant and brutal" (NY
most bizarre exploration of Freudian themes through Marxist eyes...Its
splendors crystallize in the casting of Callas as Medea, a virtually mime
performance with her extraordinary mask of a face bespeaking extremes of
emotion..." (Tony Rayns, Time Out). Italian with English subtitles.