Zorba the Greek

Book Cover
Average Rating
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2004.
Widescreen version.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 142 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. 
DVD Drama
1 available


MasterClass is the streaming platform that makes it possible for anyone to watch or listen to hundreds of video lessons taught by 150+ of the world’s best.

Whether it be in business and leadership, photography, cooking, writing, acting, music, sports and more, MasterClass delivers a world class online learning experience. Video lessons are available anytime, anywhere on your smartphone, personal computer, Apple TV and FireTV streaming media players. -masterclass.com

Also in this Series

Checking series information...


LocationCall NumberStatus
DVD DramaDVD AF ZOR DramaAvailable

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

More Details



General Note
From the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis.
General Note
Originally issued as a motion picture in 1964.
General Note
Series from container.
General Note
"Anamorphic widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1)"--Container.
General Note
Recorded in stereo (English), and mono (English, Spanish, and French).
General Note
Side A: feature; side B: supplemental.
General Note
Special features: commentary by Michael Cacoyannis, alternate introduction, "Anthony Quinn : A Lust for Life" A&E Network Biography, Movietone news footage, theatrical trailers, behind-the-scenes still gallery.
General Note
Special features not rated or closed-captioned.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Walter Lassally ; music, Mikis Theodorakis.
Lila Kedrova, Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Pappas, Sotiris Moustakas, Anna Kyriakou, Eleni Anousaki, George Voyadjis, Takis Emmanuel, George Foundas.
Date/Time and Place of Event
Filmed on Crete.
A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine, and hires the playful Zorba. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him the townsmen attack her.
System Details
English, Spanish, or French with English or Spanish subtitles.
Academy Awards for Best Cinematography (B&W), Best Supporting Actress (Kedrova), and Best Art Direction/Set Decoration (B&W); Academy Award Nominations for Best Picture, Best Actor (Quinn), Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Voyagis, Y., Theodorakis, M., Lassally, W., Foundas, G., Quinn, A., Kazantzakis, N., Kedrova, L., Papas, I., Bates, A., & Cacoyannis, M. (2004). Zorba the Greek (Widescreen version.). 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Yorgo. Voyagis et al.. 2004. Zorba the Greek. Beverly Hills, Calif.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Yorgo. Voyagis et al.. Zorba the Greek Beverly Hills, Calif.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2004.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Voyagis, Yorgo., et al. Zorba the Greek Widescreen version., 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2004.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.