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2007: Macbeth

Synopsis
A production, for Polish television, of 2007:Macbeth, Grzegorz Jarzyna’s multimedia, politically orientated version of Macbeth set against a background of terrorism. Cezary Losinski and Aleksandra Konieczna are the Macbeths.
Series
Polish Contemporary Shakespeare
Language
Polish
Country
Poland
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2006
Transmission details
2 Oct 2007 (Channel: Teatr TV - TVP1)
Duration
107 mins

Credits

Director
Grzegorz Jarzyna
Cinematographer
Jacqueline Sobiszewski
Music
Jacek Grudzien; Piotr Dominski
Production Design
Grzegorz Jarzyna; Stephanie Nelson
Costume
Stephanie Nelson
Cast
Agnieszka PodsiadikOfficer Elvis
Aleksandra KoniecznaLady Macbeth
Bartek MaciasVideo production
Cezary KosinskiMacbeth
Christian EmanyCaithness
Danuta StenkaHecate
Eryk LubosRoss
Filip OchinskiFleance
Jacek PoniedzialekLennox
Jan DrawnelSeyton
Jan DrawnelMuslim
Malwina MarudaArab
Marek Pituch 
Michal StanislawskiDuncan’s bodyguard
Michal ZurawskiMacduff
Piotr GlowackiMagician
Piotr GlowackiMalcolm
Piotr GlowackiMuslim
Tomasz TyndykBanquo
Waldemar KownackiKing Duncan

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Historical period
Contemporary
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare
Keywords
politics; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Multimedia productions

Notes

Notes
Released on DVD by the National Audiovisual Institute of Poland with English, French, German and Russian subtitles.

DVD extra: THE MAKING OF T.R. WARSZAWA’S MACBETH directed by Judd Ehrlich. The film was made during Warszawa’s guest performance in New York.
History
First staged at the Rozmaitosci Theatre at Warynskiego Hall, Warsaw, beginning 18 May 2005.
Textual information
Translated into Polish by Stanislaw Baranczak.

Production Company

Name

Polskie Wydawnictwo Audiowizualne

Name

TR Warszawa

Name

TVP Kultura

Online Retailer

Name

National Audiovisual Institute, Poland

Email
General inquiries: sekretariat@nina.gov.pl
Web
http://www.nina.gov.pl/en/online-shop External site opens in new window
Phone
+48 22 380 49 88
Fax
+48 22 380 49 01
Address
Wa brzyska 3/5
02-739 Warsaw
Poland

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