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The Wolf Man

Deborah Levy's dramatisation of Sigmund Freud's iconic case study 'The Wolf Man- The History of an Infantile Neurosis' translated by Louise Adey Huish.

It is 1910 when the depressed son of a wealthy Russian landowner arrives in Vienna. Sergei Pankejeff, 24 years old, is suffering from debilitating fears and phobias. Freud's treatment of Pankejeff is centred around an enigmatic dream his patient had as a very young child; a dream of white wolves. Freud invites Sergei to return to his childhood as a means of understanding his current depression. Analysing the child inside the man Freud unlocks the meaning of the wolves that haunt Sergei's dreams

Directed by Nadia Molinari.

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Fri 31 Aug 2012 21:00

Credits

Role Contributor
FreudRobert Glenister
Sergei Pankejeff (80)Andrew Sachs
Sergei Pankejeff (23)Blake Ritson
Sergei Pankejeff (10)Ted Allpress
FatherAlun Raglan
Fencing MasterAlun Raglan
MotherSusie Riddell
AnnaAmelia Clarkson
NanjaElaine Claxton
TailorSimon Bubb
DirectorNadia Molinari