Chaucer, 1340-1400

Author / Editor
Thwaite, Anthony,and Richard Mervyn,writer,
prod. and dir.

Chaucer, 1340-1400

[Princeton, N.J.]: Films for the Humanities, [1988].

Physical Description
Videocassette; 28 min.

Films for the Humanities

Produced by Cromwell Productions.
An introduction to Chaucer, with a reading of GP in Middle English (with modern subtitles) and a dramatization of PardT in the modern translation of Nevill Coghill. Narrators include John Gielgud, Gary Watson, Brian Coburn, Nicholas Gecks, Gerrard McArthur, and Ian Richardson.
Originally produced in 1984 by Thames Television. Also released on DVD as part of the three-disk collection, entitled Six Centuries of Verse (Silver Spring, Maryland: Acorn, 2010).

Mervyn, Richard, prod. and dir.

Alternative Title
Six Centuries of Verse.

Chaucer Subjects
Recordings and Films.
General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales.
Pardoner and His Tale.