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The Resource The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice, a Mercury production by Orson Welles

The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice, a Mercury production by Orson Welles

Label
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice
Title
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice
Statement of responsibility
a Mercury production by Orson Welles
Title variation
  • Othello
  • Otello
  • Orson Welles's Othello
  • William Shakespeare's Othello
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Commentator
Composer
Contributor
Director of photography
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Dramatization of William Shakespeare's play in which the evil Iago plants the seeds of doubt about Desdemona's fidelity in Othello's mind
Member of
Awards note
Winner of best picture, Cannes Film Festival, 1952
Cataloging source
IKG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Othello (Motion picture : 1951)
Credits note
Directors of photography, Anchisi Brizzi, G.R. Aldo, George Fanto ; editing, John Shepridge, Jean Sacha, Renzo Lucidi, William Morton ; music, Francesco Lavagnino, Alberto Barberis
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Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Micheál MacLiammóir, Robert Coote, Orson Welles, Suzanne Cloutier, Hilton Edwards, Nicholas Bruce, Michael Laurence, Fay Compton, Doris Dowling
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1985,
  • 1899-1978,
  • 1923-2003,
  • 1909-1982,
  • 1894-1978,
  • 1903-1982,
  • 1919-
  • 1919-1988,
  • 1921-2004,
  • 1887-1964,
  • 1902-1953,
  • 1911-2000,
  • 1909-1987,
  • 1920-1957,
  • 1948-
  • 1939-
  • 1949-
  • 1959-
  • 1972-
  • 1947-
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Welles, Orson
  • Mac Liammóir, Micheál
  • Cloutier, Suzanne
  • Coote, Robert
  • Compton, Fay
  • Edwards, Hilton
  • Bruce, Nicholas
  • Laurence, Michael
  • Dowling, Doris
  • Brizzi, Anchise
  • Graziati, Aldo
  • Fanto, George
  • Lavagnino, Francesco
  • Barberis, Alberto
  • O'Brien, Geoffrey
  • Bogdanovich, Peter
  • Meisel, Myron,
  • Callow, Simon
  • Thomas, François
  • Thompson, Ayanna
  • McBride, Joseph
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Westchester Films Inc.,
  • World Entertainment Corporation,
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
93
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
870
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Othello
  • Desdemona (Fictitious character)
  • Muslims
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Jealousy
  • Deception
  • Venice (Italy)
Technique
live action
Label
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice, a Mercury production by Orson Welles
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from 1955 version title screen
  • Motion picture adaptation of the play by William Shakespeare
  • Originally screened with a dubbed-Italian soundtrack in Rome, Italy, in 1951, and later released with its original English-language soundtrack in Europe (1952), and in the U.S. and U.K. (1955)
  • Essay by film critic Geoffrey O'Brien on container insert
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [disc 1]: 1952 version (93 min.) -- Special feature [interviews]
  • (Simon Callow ; Ayanna Thompson ; Joseph McBride ; François Thomas)
  • [disc 2]: 1955 version (91 min.)
  • (with optional audio commentary by Peter Bogdanovich and Myron Meisel)
  • Special features:
  • Return to Glennascaul
  • Souvenirs d' "Othello."
  • [disc 3]:
  • Filming Othello
  • by Orson Welles
  • (1979; 83 min.)
Control code
1005355632
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD special edition
Extent
3 videodiscs (93 min.)
Isbn
9781681433035
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515197915
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC276D
  • CC276D-1
  • CC276D-2
  • CC276D-3
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1005355632
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.37:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice, a Mercury production by Orson Welles
Publication
Note
  • Title from 1955 version title screen
  • Motion picture adaptation of the play by William Shakespeare
  • Originally screened with a dubbed-Italian soundtrack in Rome, Italy, in 1951, and later released with its original English-language soundtrack in Europe (1952), and in the U.S. and U.K. (1955)
  • Essay by film critic Geoffrey O'Brien on container insert
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [disc 1]: 1952 version (93 min.) -- Special feature [interviews]
  • (Simon Callow ; Ayanna Thompson ; Joseph McBride ; François Thomas)
  • [disc 2]: 1955 version (91 min.)
  • (with optional audio commentary by Peter Bogdanovich and Myron Meisel)
  • Special features:
  • Return to Glennascaul
  • Souvenirs d' "Othello."
  • [disc 3]:
  • Filming Othello
  • by Orson Welles
  • (1979; 83 min.)
Control code
1005355632
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD special edition
Extent
3 videodiscs (93 min.)
Isbn
9781681433035
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515197915
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC276D
  • CC276D-1
  • CC276D-2
  • CC276D-3
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1005355632
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.37:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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