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Pericle di Shakespeare Sulla Strada

Alternative title
Pericles by Shakespeare on the Road
Synopsis
A postmodern take on the Shakespeare play as dreamed by Marina, the young daughter of the protagonist. They and other immigrants live in the interstices of a complex ring of roads, leading to an apocalyptic finale inspired by Cormac McCarthy’s novel, ‘The Road.'
Language
English
Country
Italy
Medium
Film
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of release
2016
Duration
107 mins

Credits

Director
Roberto Quagliano
Cinematographer
Roberto Quagliano
Screenplay
Roberto Quagliano
Cast
Raphael BarPericles, Prince of Tyre
Pierse StevensGower
Joanna HowdenThaisa
Katie Alexander ThomMarina
Emma McMorrowDionyza
Aaron StielstraHelicanus
Adrian JamesPander
Alex FreemanSimonides, King of Pentapolis
Alex RosemanLysimachus
Brian WoodwardThaliard
Cleopatra WoodDiana
Damien GerardCerimon
Jason NewellLeonine
Simon BrandonCleon

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Historical period
Future
Plays
Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare
Keywords
immigrant communities

Notes

General
Filmed in English in Bologna, Italy.

Production Company

Name

Kamel Film

Email
+39.051.70.32.72 / 70.44.90
Web
http://www.kamelfilm.it/en/home-en/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+39.051.70.32.72 / 70.44.90
Address
Via Giovanni Amendola 8
Bologna
40121
Italy

Distributor (DVD)

Name

Bayview Entertainment

Web
www.bayviewentertainment.com External site opens in new window
Phone
+ 201-488-6110
Address
210 West Parkway, Unit 7
Pompton Plains
New Jersey
07444
USA

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