The body of Polynices, Antigone's brother, has been ordered to remain unburied by Creon, the new king of Thebes. Antigone defies the law, sealing her fate. Originally produced in Paris during the Nazi occupation, Anouilh's "Antigone" was seen by the French as theatre resistance and by Germans as an affirmation of authority.
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