November 02, 2017

Cast of Thessalus and Medea

Thessalus and Medea Writer / Director - Jan Hendrik Verstraten Producer - Massimo Barbato   Thessalus travels to his mother the oracle Medea’s hide-out to kill her, only to discover his vitriol is misplaced   The Cast   Emanuela Ponzano / Medea the Oracle An award-winning and versatile actress in both cinema and ...

Thessalus and Medea   In the story of Thessalus and Medea by Flying Dutchman Films (currently in pre-production), Medea's secret hideout is a labyrinth (Greek: λαβύρινθος labyrinthos)  - a place of mystery, symbolism, and allegory. The Labyrinth in Greek mythology In Greek mythology, the labyrinth was an elaborate ...

September 22, 2017

Who is Medea?

Medea by Euripides A Tragedy of Epic Jealousy and Revenge. There are no better words to describe Medea’s story... The play shocked its Greek audience when it was first performed at the Dionysian Festival in 431 BCE. In the opening scene, the nurse/narrator tells us that Medea and Jason have lived together for some time as husband and ...

June 11, 2017

Thessalus & Medea

~ IN PRE-PRODUCTION ~ Brought to you by Flying Dutchman Films THESSALUS & MEDEA Thessalus travels to his mother the oracle Medea's house to kill her, only to discover his vitriol is misplaced Writer/Director: Jan Hendrik Verstraten Producer: Massimo Barbato Project: Drama, Short Production date: November 2017 After the success of I ...