The Resource Merchant of Venice, by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation, (videorecording)

Merchant of Venice, by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation, (videorecording)

Label
Merchant of Venice
Title
Merchant of Venice
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a dramatization of one of William Shakespeare's most well-known comedies. Blending tragedy and comedy, it presents contrasts and ambiguities, the complexities of which lie in the character Shylock, its captivating villain. Is he a villain, a buffoon or tragic hero?
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Jonathan Miller ; director, Jack Gold
PerformerNote
Cast: Warren Mitchell, Gemma Jones, John Franklyn-Robbins, John Nettles, Kenneth Graham, Susan Jameson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1930-2015
  • 1943-
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miller, Jonathan
  • Gold, Jack
  • Mitchell, Warren
  • Jones, Gemma
  • Franklyn-Robbins, John
  • Nettles, John
  • Graham, Kenneth
  • Jameson, Susan
  • Shakespeare, William
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Television
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
157
Series statement
Complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare
Technique
live action
Label
Merchant of Venice, by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Picture and sound enhanced ; PC/Mac downloadable scripts ; scene selection
  • Originally produced by BBC-Television in association with Time-Life Television in 1981
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm45687576
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Digitally remastered version
Extent
1 videodisc (157 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 414575
  • (Sirsi) ADL-7028
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Merchant of Venice, by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Picture and sound enhanced ; PC/Mac downloadable scripts ; scene selection
  • Originally produced by BBC-Television in association with Time-Life Television in 1981
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm45687576
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Digitally remastered version
Extent
1 videodisc (157 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 414575
  • (Sirsi) ADL-7028
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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