Gabriel Pascal directed the film Caesar and Cleopatra in 1945, almost fifty years after the production of the play on which it was based. That play, …
Sexualizing Cleopatra: The Use and Abuse Of The Female Pharaoh's Image
Cleopatra has inspired artists and writers for generations as a subversive figure. From ancient times to the present day, few historical figures have been subject to such a diverse range of portrayals.