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The Resource Merchant of Venice, by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation ; producer, Jonathan Miller ; director, Jack Gold

Merchant of Venice, by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation ; producer, Jonathan Miller ; director, Jack Gold

Label
Merchant of Venice
Title
Merchant of Venice
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation ; producer, Jonathan Miller ; director, Jack Gold
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Blending tragedy and comedy, this play 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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
BBC TV Shakespeare (Television program)
PerformerNote
Warren Mitchell, Gemma Jones, John Franklyn-Robbins, John Nettles, Kenneth Graham, Susan Jameson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-2019
  • 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
  • Time-Life Films
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Television
Runtime
157
Series statement
  • The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare
  • Shakespeare plays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Shylock
Technique
live action
Label
Merchant of Venice, by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation ; producer, Jonathan Miller ; director, Jack Gold
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced by BBC & Time-Life Films for television broadcast in 1981
  • Special features includes: PC/Mac downloadable scripts ; scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
45687576
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (157 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
  • DVD format; digitally remastered, picture and sound enhanced
Terms governing use
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Merchant of Venice, by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation ; producer, Jonathan Miller ; director, Jack Gold
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced by BBC & Time-Life Films for television broadcast in 1981
  • Special features includes: PC/Mac downloadable scripts ; scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
45687576
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (157 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
  • DVD format; digitally remastered, picture and sound enhanced
Terms governing use
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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