The Resource Othello, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller, (videorecording)

Othello, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller, (videorecording)

Label
Othello
Title
Othello
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealosy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Senior cameraman, Jim Atkinson ; music composed by Stephen Oliver ; videotape editor, Malcolm Banthorpe
Date time place
Taped Mar. 9-17, 1981 at the BBC Television studios in London
PerformerNote
Anthony Pedley (Roderigo), Bob Hoskins (Iago), Geoffrey Chater (Brabantio), Alexander Davion (Gratiano), Anthony Hopkins (Othello), David Yelland (Cassio), Joseph O'Conor (Lodovico), Peter Walmsley (Officer), John Barron (Duke of Venice), Seymour Green (First Senator), Howard Goorney (Second Senator), Penelope Wilton (Desdemona), Rosemary Leach (Emilia), Tony Steedman (Montano), Max Harvey (First Gentleman), Terence McGinity (Second Gentleman), Nigel Nobes (Third Gentleman), Wendy Morgan (Bianca), Arabella Weir (Lady in Waiting)
Runtime
208
Series statement
The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare. Tragedy
Technique
live action
Label
Othello, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1981
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Color
  • multicolored
  • one color
Control code
ocm45687738
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (208 min.)
File format
one file format
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a973360
  • a973360
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Othello, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1981
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Color
  • multicolored
  • one color
Control code
ocm45687738
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (208 min.)
File format
one file format
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a973360
  • a973360
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
laserdisc

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