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Julius Caesar

Synopsis
Independent film. A gangster version of the play shot in black and white. The language is a mixture of Shakespeare’s text and contemporary speech.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Year of release
2009
Duration
74 mins
Availability
No archive copy or distributor known (6/2013).

Credits

Director
Blake Smith
Producer
Blake Smith
Cinematographer
Wade Sellers
Writer
William Shakespeare
Cast
Bob DurrettJulius Caesar
Joshua GardnerMark Antony
Blake SmithCaius Cassius
Joanna WesternPortia
Bill KealeyMarcus Brutus
Bill RobersonCaius Ligarius
David HollandCasca
Paula NuanceCalphurnia

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
Julius Caesar
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
The film is posted to YouTube (accessed June 2013).
General
The movie is self-financed by the director and began filming in 1998.

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