Nana

Two-part dramatisation of Emile Zola's novel `Nana', set in Paris in the 1860s.

Episodes

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0119990104

Juliet Stevenson reads Emile Zola's colourful novel of the Parisian demi-monde, a powerful evocation of the corrupt world of the Second French Empire that scandalised France on its original publication.

Abridged by Doreen Estall (1/15).

0219990105

Juliet Stevenson reads Emile Zola's colourful novel of the Parisian demi-monde, a powerful evocation of the corrupt world of the Second French Empire (2/5).

0319990106

By Emile Zola, read by Juliet Stevenson (3/15).

0419990107

Juliet Stevenson reads Emile Zola's novel (4/15).

0519990108

Juliet Stevenson reads Emile Zola's novel (5/15).

0619990111

Juliet Stevenson reads Emile Zola's glittering tale of Second Empire society.

Nana, pursued by every man in Paris, has become the owner of a country house.

Abridged by Doreen Estall (6/15).

0719990112

Juliet Stevenson reads Emile Zola's colourful novel of the Parisian demi-monde, a powerful evocation of the corrupt world of the Second French Empire (7/15).

0819990113

By Emile Zola, read by Juliet Stevenson (8/15).

0919990114

Juliet Stevenson reads Emile Zola's novel (9/15).

1019990115

Juliet Stevenson reads Emile Zola's novel (10/15).

1119990118

By Emile Zola.

Juliet Stevenson reads the adventures of Paris's most glittering courtesan, as Nana enters a new period of lavish extravagance and extends her hold over the aristocrats and financiers of the Second Empire.

Abridged by Doreen Estall (11/15).

1219990119

Juliet Stevenson reads Emile Zola's colourful novel of the Parisian demi-monde, a powerful evocation of the corrupt world of the Second French Empire (12/15).

1319990120

By Emile Zola, read by Juliet Stevenson (13/15).

1419990121

Juliet Stevenson reads Emile Zola's novel (14/15).

15 LAST19990122

Juliet Stevenson reads the final part of Emile Zola's novel.

01The Golden Fly2002040720020420

After an outrageous stage appearance, Nana becomes a celebrated courtesan.

02 LASTTo Berlin2002041420020427

Nana's promiscuous lifestyle catches up with her.