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Riccardo III

Alternative title
Richard III
Synopsis
Made for television film. An avant garde interpretation of Richard III with emphasis on the women. The original production was performed at the Teatro Quirino di Rome with the same cast as the television production.
Language
Italian (Standard)
Country
Italy
Medium
Film; Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
7 Dec 1981
Duration
76 mins
Availability
No archive copy or distributor found (2007).

Credits

Director
Carmelo Bene
Screenplay
Carmelo Bene
Music
Luigi Zito
Art Direction
Carmelo Bene
Cast
Lydia MancinelliDuchess of York
Carmelo BeneRichard, Duke of Gloucester, later King Richard
Daniel SilverioQueen Margaret
Laura MoranteDuke of Buckingham
Maria Boccuni 
Maria Grazia GrassiniQueen Elizabeth
Susanna JavicoliLady Anne

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Richard III
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)
Related items
Rose et la Hache, La

Production Company

Name

RAI

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