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Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series Ii: An Apidistra In Babylon

01/17/1979


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Series
Masterpiece Theatre
Program
Country Matters, Series Ii: An Apidistra In Babylon
Program Number

204

Series Description

Program premiered in 1971 with The First Churchills. Hosted by Alastair Cooke. Intended as a showcase for the best of British television drama. Spawned MYSTERY! in 1980. Current executive producer Rebecca Eaton. All promotion of program done by Frank Goodman & Associates (see below). Synopsis, cast information and producers listed by individual title. Series release date: 1971

Program Description

First love, betrayal, disillusionment - the painful maturation of the central character. Jeremy Brett plays a philandering sea captain who destroys the innocence and faith of a young woman. Carolyn Courage plays Christine, a young woman whose violent metamorphosis from adolescent to passionate lover is depicted against a post World War I background.

Duration

00:60:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Drama
Citation
Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series Ii: An Apidistra In Babylon,” 01/17/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CDC78EAED53D428ABB858B57BBD6C3C9.
MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series Ii: An Apidistra In Babylon.” 01/17/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CDC78EAED53D428ABB858B57BBD6C3C9>.
APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series Ii: An Apidistra In Babylon. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CDC78EAED53D428ABB858B57BBD6C3C9
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