Henrik Ibsen (1988)

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A look at the development of Ibsen's work: the early years of failure; the epic dramas of the 1860s and 1870s; his "sociological" plays - A DOLL'S HOUSE and GHOSTS; and his concern with the human soul. With extracts from televised drama productions and the recent National Theatre production of ROSMERSHOLM. D.M. Thomas, Anthony Storr and John Mortimer consider the impact and complexity of Ibsen's work.

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