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The Resource Antony & Cleopatra, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller

Antony & Cleopatra, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller

Label
Antony & Cleopatra
Title
Antony & Cleopatra
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller
Title variation
Antony and Cleopatra
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A dramatization of Shakespeare's famous play which explores the calamitous consequences of an overwhelming passion by telling the story of Antony, the once-heralded leader who becomes stupified with passion and degenerates into a fool, and the multi-faceted Cleopatra
Member of
Cataloging source
IAD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Senior cameraman, Pat Atkinson ; music composed by Stephen Oliver ; videotape editor, Howard Dell
Date time place
Taped Mar. 5-10, 1980 at the BBC Television studios in London
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
John Paul (Canidius), Jonathan Adams (Ventidius), Jane Lapotaire (Cleopatra), Colin Blakely (Antony), Darien Angadi (Alexas), Janet Key (Chairman), Howard Goorney (Soothsayer), Cassie McFarlane (Iras), Emrys James (Enobarbus), Kevin Huckstep (Messenger), Michael Anthony (Messenger), Mohammad Shamsi (Mardian), Ian Charleson (Octavius Caesar), Esmond Knight (Lepidus), Harry Waters (Thidias), David Neal (Proculeius), Anthony Pedley (Agrippa), Geoffrey Collins (Dolabella), Donald Sumpter (Pompeius), George Innes (Menas), Desmond Stokes (Menecrates), Lynn Farleigh (Octavia), David Kincaid (Cleopatra's Messenger), Simon Chandler (Eros), Pat Connell (Soldier), Christopher Ettridge (Scarus), George Howe (Euphronius), John Eastham (Servant), Iain Rattray (Soldier), Frederick Warder (Soldier), Michael Egan (Soldier), Alec Sabin (Dercetas), Jimmy Gardner (Clown)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1564-1616
  • 1934-2019
  • 1931-2005
  • 1945-1992
  • 1921-2007
  • 1958-
  • 1928-1989
  • 1911-1998
  • 1929-
  • 1906-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Miller, Jonathan
  • Paul, John
  • Adams, Jonathan
  • Lapotaire, Jane
  • Blakely, Colin
  • Angadi, Darien
  • Key, Janet
  • Goorney, Howard
  • McFarlane, Cassie
  • James, Emrys
  • Huckstep, Kevin
  • Anthony, Michael
  • Shamsi, Mohammad
  • Charleson, Ian
  • Knight, Esmond
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
171
Series statement
  • The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare
  • Shakespeare plays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antonius, Marcus
  • Cleopatra
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Antony & Cleopatra, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1981
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
  • multicolored
  • one color
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
File format
one file format
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815003004
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
030
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46358961
  • (Sirsi) o46358961
System details
  • DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Antony & Cleopatra, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1981
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
  • multicolored
  • one color
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
File format
one file format
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815003004
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
030
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46358961
  • (Sirsi) o46358961
System details
  • DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD

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