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History of Macbeth on Film, A

Synopsis
Macbeth has inspired many inventive and influential screen adaptations by Orson Welles, Roman Polanski, Trevor Nunn, Gregory Doran, Vishal Bhardwaj, Justin Kurzel and Akira Kurosawa. The history is explored in an illustrated presentation by Judith Buchanan, University of York, followed by excerpts from the latest MACBETH, a forthcoming hybrid of film, theatre and visual effects, introduced by director Kit Monkman and producers Thomas Mattinson and Alan Latham.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Recording date
17 Jun 2016
Duration
120 mins

Credits

Contributor
Alan Latham; Judith Buchanan; Kit Monkman; Tom Mattinson

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama; Film studies
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Shakespeare on film
Related items
Macbeth

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

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