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Beckett Directs Beckett; Waiting for Godot



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Beckett Directs Beckett
Waiting for Godot
Series Description

Series release date: 1989

Program Description

A "Waiting for Godot" performance videotaped in studios in Paris in 1988, directed by Walter Asmus, the German director who worked closely with Beckett during the previous decade. These stage versions that serve as the basis for the television offerings were developed under the direct supervision of Beckett himself.



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Chicago: “Beckett Directs Beckett; Waiting for Godot,” 04/12/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 12, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A0F4058DC4B2460F808D29522EA2EE20.
MLA: “Beckett Directs Beckett; Waiting for Godot.” 04/12/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 12, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A0F4058DC4B2460F808D29522EA2EE20>.
APA: Beckett Directs Beckett; Waiting for Godot. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A0F4058DC4B2460F808D29522EA2EE20
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