The Persecution and Assassination of jean-paul Marat As Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade (1966)

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  • Marat/Sade Alternative
  • Marat Alternative
  • Marquis De Sade Alternative

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The lunatics of Charenton act out the death of Marat under the auspices of the Maquis De Sade. Based on the play by Peter Weiss, in a translation by Geoffrey Skelton and Adrian Mitchell.

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