A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man


1h 32m 1977

Brief Synopsis

Stephen Dedalus is a young man growing up in Ireland in the early part of the 20th century. His search for knowledge and undestanding, and the decline of his family's circumstances, lead him to revelations on the nature of art and politics. His personal renaissance makes him feel unwelcome in his own nation, and forces him to decide whether to leave and accept exile, or to stay and fight.

Film Details

Also Known As
Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man
Release Date
1977
Distribution Company
Academy Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color

Synopsis

A film version of the 1916 autobiographical novel by Jame Joyce that follows his early life through the character of Stephen Daedalus. The Irish Catholic upbringing of the young Daedalus is explored, as is his coming of age at a Dublin University.

Film Details

Also Known As
Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man
Release Date
1977
Distribution Company
Academy Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color

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Released in United States 1977

Released in United States 1977