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Othello

Synopsis
Fiction film. A comic version of the play with Carl Alstrup as Othello. Bioscope, commenting on the film on its re-release in 1911, writes that Alstrup ‘becomes so imbued with his part that he deals violently with any caller, and in the end is subjected to rough treatment’.
Country
Denmark
Medium
Film
Technical information
Black-and-white / Silent
Year of release
1908
Availability
No archive copy found (5/2009).
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William

Credits

Director
Viggo Larsen
Cinematographer
Axel Sørensen
Cast
Carl Alstrup 
Jørgen Lund 
Poul Gregaard 

Production Company

Name

Nordisk

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