British Universities Film & Video Council

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Canada, Shakespeare, Pop Culture

Synopsis
A short documentary film looking at the many ways Shakespeare is used in popular Canadian television and movies. The video uses archival footage housed on the Canadian Adaptations of Shakespeare Project website http://www.canadianshakespeares.ca.
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Multimedia
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2007
Duration
c10

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama; Media studies
Keywords
Canada; popular culture; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Shakespeare on film; Shakespeare on television

Notes

Notes
The documentary may be downloaded using Quicktime Media Player from the Canadian Adaptations of Shakespeare (CASP) website http://www.canadianshakespeares.ca/multimedia/video/canada_shakespeare_pop_culture.mov (accessed 10/2007)
General
The film was produced as part of the Shakespeare Made in Canada: Contemporary Canadian Adaptations in Theatre, Pop Media and Visual Arts Exhibit (January - June, 2007).

Online Availability

Online URL
http://www.canadianshakespeares.ca/multimedia/video/canada_shakespeare_pop_culture.mov

Production Company

Name

Canadian Adaptations of Shakespeare Project

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