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Makibefo

Synopsis
Feature film. Adaptation of Macbeth filmed in Faux Cap, Madagascar and acted (largely improvised) by Antroyds, a local tribe of fishermen.
Language
French (Standard)
Country
France; Great Britain; Madagascar
Medium
Film
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of release
2003
Notes
French/Malagasy dialogue. Bridging extracts from Macbeth in English.

The DVD features subtitles in English, German, French, Spanish, and Portuguese as well as a 12-page booklet.
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Untrained actors

Credits

Director
Alexander Abela
Producer
Alexander Abela
Cinematographer
Alexander Abela
Screenplay
Alexander Abela
Music
Bien Rasoanan Tenaina
Cast
Gilbert Laumord 
Jean-Felix 
Martin 
Noeliny 
Randina Arthur 

Production Company

Name

Blue Eye Films

Online Retailer

Name

scovillefilm.com

Email
info@scovillefilm.com
Web
http://www.scovillefilm.com External site opens in new window
Phone
+49-(0)30-224 30 443
Address
Philipp Hinz
Weinbergsweg 7
D-10119 Berlin
Germany
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