Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Film Hamlet

Thu, October 12, 2006 | CBA 4.344

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directed by Grigorii Kazintsev - 1964

This Soviet Russian screen adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy is a monument among Lenfilm Studio's prize-winning films. The film will be introduced by acclaimed British actor Terence Wilton, who performed the role of Claudius in a London production of Hamlet, directed by Yuri Liubimov, director of the Taganka Theatre in Moscow. Mr. Wilton will discuss the performance of a "Russian Hamlet."

Sponsored by: CREEES, Department of Slavic and Eurasian Studies, UT Shakespeare Studies Actors from the London Stage

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