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Shakespeare’s World

Synopsis
Written in 1983 by Dr Levi Fox, Director of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, the compilation of three 30-minute videotapes is an appreciation of Shakespeare complemented with quotations from his works. ‘Shakespeare’s Country’ illustrates the countryside around Stratford-upon-Avon recalling its history and traditions. ‘Shakespeare’s Heritage’ shows how Stratford has become an international centre for scholarship and ‘Stratford’s Shakespeare’ includes a tour of the town and the Shakespeare properties.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
1991
Duration
90 mins
Availability
OUT OF DISTRIBUTION (2006)

Credits

Writer
Levi Fox
Contributor
Anthony Quayle

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama; English language and literature
Keywords
discussions; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Stratford-upon-Avon

Distributor

Name

Direct Lynx/Telvideo

Phone
071-580 0007
Fax
071-580 7771
Address
22 Little Portland Street
LONDON
W1N 5AF

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Retail outlets

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