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Vernant, the Gorgon and the mirror

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  00:22:00  2007  Color  Sound

Jean-Pierre Vernant deciphers the myth of the Gorgon ’ s death and the use of the mirror, which reflect can destroy the Gorgon ’ s power. It allows understanding how the Ancient Greeks conceived what was the glance of death.

Producer : CNRS Images
Director : PAPILLAULT AnneDARS Jean-François (CNRS Images, UPS CNRS, Meudon)
Scientific referent : VERNANT Jean-Pierre
Audiovisual processReal shots.
Interviews (live sound).
PersonnalitiesFRONTISI Françoise(Collège de France, Paris); VERNANT Jean-Pierre(Collège de France, Paris)
Date of broadcasting28/06/2008 (Cinaps TV)
Rediffusions2008/06/30 (Cinaps TV)   2008/07/05 (Cinaps TV)   2008/07/08 (Cinaps TV)   2008/08/16 (Cinaps TV)   2008/08/18 (Cinaps TV)  
Technical Sheet
Item No.1835
PublicLarge audience ; Specialised audience
DistributionSale (private use), Sale (institutionnal use)