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  1. Images of Shakespeare (2005 Video)

    Series
    Screening Shakespeares

    Teaching pack focusing different adaptations of Shakespeare plays. Examines Shakespeare’s language, imagery in the written text and images through filmic language, the way the plays and films combine...

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  2. Silent Shakespeare (2004 Video)

    Director
    J. Stuart Blackton; William Kennedy-Laurie Dickson; Charles Kent; Gerolamo Lo Savio; Percy Stow

    A compilation of seven early silent versions of Shakespeare plays, created from nitrate prints held in the BFI National Archive. They include examples of hand-stencilled and tinted prints, and, though...

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  3. Punk and the Princess, The (1993 Film, Video)

    aka: Punk, The

    Director
    Mike Sarne
    Producer
    Robin Mahoney; Mike Sarne

    The story of Romeo and Juliet retold in Notting Hill Gate, London, against a backdrop of murder, drugs, sex and rock ‘n’ roll.

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  4. Laurence Olivier (1992 Television)

    aka: J’Accuse: Laurence Olivier

    Series
    Without Walls
    Director
    Jeff Morgan
    Producer
    Jeff Morgan

    Television polemic. Russell Davies questions Laurence Olivier’s position as the pre-eminent Shakespearean actor, arguing that his performances are all show and no substance. This belief is compromised by...

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  5. Theatrical Motion Pictures from the Paper Print Collection (1991 Video)

    Early films from the Paper Print Collection of the Library of Congress, Washington, DC, shown in their entirety. Titles are ‘The drunkard’s reformation’ (March 1909), made by the American Motoscope...

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  6. Hamlet (1969 Film, Video)

    Director
    Tony Richardson
    Producer
    Neil Hartley

    Filmed entirely in the Round House, London, where the play had previously been staged. Intense and claustrophic, the film is notable for its extensive use of close-ups, lines delivered in rasping voice-over,...

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  7. Dvenadtsataya Noch (1955 Film)

    aka: Twelfth Night

    Director
    Yan Fried
    Producer
    Yan Fried

    Russian adaptation of the play. Katya Luchko is Viola.

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  8. Matter of Life and Death, A (1945 Film)

    aka: Stairway to Heaven

    Director
    Michael Powell; Emeric Pressburger
    Producer
    Michael Powell; Emeric Pressburger

    A British wartime aviator who cheats death by miraculously surviving bailing out of his plane without a parachute must argue for his life before a celestial court. Fantasy film, ostensibly produced with the...

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  9. Playmates (1941 Film)

    Director
    David Butler
    Producer
    Cliff Reid

    Feature film. John Barrymore, in his final film, plays a Shakespearean actor caricaturing himself. His attempts to tutor an aspiring star arouse jealousy. The various references to Shakespeare include a...

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  10. Understanding Movies (1940 Film)

    Illustrates direction, editing and acting, using a selection of MGM films from the 1930s. Includes an extract from George Cukor’s 1936 ROMEO AND JULIET with Leslie Howard and Norma Shearer.

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