Understanding Shakespeare: his sources

United Kingdom, 1971

Film
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Designed to show how Shakespeare’s plays grew out of many elements available to him, elements that he fused together and developed in an unparalleled way. Shows the background of Elizabethan London. Includes extracts from Julius Caesar, Henry V, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Hamlet, performed by members of St George’s Elizabethan Theatre Company.

Credits

director

W. Hugh Baddeley

producer

George Murcell

production company

Gateway Educational Films

Language

English

Duration

00:20:00:00

Colour

Colour

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