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Title Othello [videorecording] / a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Jonathan Miller ; written by William Shakespeare.

Imprint New York : Ambrose Video Publishing, [2000 or 2001]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    822.33 OTH    Staff Reported Missing
Description 1 videodisc (208 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Series The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare. Tragedy
Note Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1981.
DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format.
Credits Senior cameraman, Jim Atkinson; music composer, Stephen Oliver; videotape editor, Malcolm Banthorpe.
Cast 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).
Event Taped Mar. 9-17, 1981 at the BBC Television studios in London.
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.
System Details DVD.
System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello. -- Film and video adaptations.
Othello (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television plays.
Television adaptations
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Miller, Jonathan, 1934-
Hopkins, Anthony, 1937-
Hoskins, Bob.
Wilton, Penelope, 1946-
Pedley, Anthony.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Time-Life Television.
Ambrose Video Publishing.
Added Title BBC TV Shakespeare (Television program)

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