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Hamlet

Synopsis
Television series. Michael Bogdanov, associate director at the National Theatre leads a group of NT actors through aspects of Shakespeare’s plays in front of an interrogative and lively audience. The audience and actors discuss whether the play is about the Oedipal conflict, or does it have something to say about modern power politics?
Series
Shakespeare Lives
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Workshops

Credits

Director
Mary McMurray
Producer
Mike Ockrent; Victor Glynn
Contributor
Michael Bogdanov
Cast
Anna Massey 
Bill Wallis 
Clive Arrindell 
Dinsdale Landen 
John Darrell 
Joss Buckley 
Michael Bryant 
Suzanne Bertish 
Yvonne Bryceland 

Production Company

Name

Quintet Films

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

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