Medea

Theo van Gogh Television drama - 2005 - 50 min.

Gouden Kalf nominee

Beste Televisiedrama Theo van Gogh

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TV series in six episodes, adapted from Euripides' tragedy Medea, transferred to the contemporary political arena. The series is set against the backdrop of a building fraud, liquidations and conservationism. Medea, a politician's daughter, decides to help her ambitious and selfish boyfriend Jason onto the chair of prime minister. Along the way, the then pregnant woman is struck by the tragic fate of adultery, treason and the insatiable appetite for power and love. She takes revenge.

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Curd van de Linden
Nicky Norbart
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Netherlands