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The Resource Macbeth, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by Jack Gold

Macbeth, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by Jack Gold

Label
Macbeth
Title
Macbeth
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by Jack Gold
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Senior cameraman, Geoffrey Feld ; music by Carl Davis ; videotape editor, Stan Pow
Date time place
Taped June 22-28, 1982 at the BBC Television studios in London
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Brenda Bruce (First Witch), Eileen Way (Second Witch), Anne Dyson (Third Witch), Mark Dignam (Duncan), James Hazeldine (Malcolm), Christopher Ellison (Captain), John Rowe (Lennox), Gawn Grainger (Ross), Nicol Williamson (Macbeth), Ian Hogg (Banquo), David Lyon (Angus), Jane Lapotaire (Lady Macbeth), Gordon Kane (First Messenger), Alistair Henderson (Fleance), James Bolam (Porter), Tony Doyle (Macduff), Tom Bowles (Donalbain), Will Leighton (Old Man), Eamon Boland (Seyton), Barry Lowe (First Murderer), Christopher Reich (Second Murderer), Denyse Alexander (Gentlewoman), Jill Baker (Lady Macduff), Crispin Mair (Son to Macduff), Philip Dunbar (Murderer), Rodney Cardiff (Murderer), Mark Lindsay (Murderer), John Woodnutt (Doctor), Matthew Long (Menteith), Peter Porteous (Caithness), William Abney (Old Siward), Christopher Fulford (Second Messenger), Nicholas Coppin (Young Siward)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2015
  • 1942-2000
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sutton, Shaun
  • Gold, Jack
  • Williamson, Nicol
  • Lapotaire, Jane
  • Hogg, Ian
  • Doyle, Tony
  • Shakespeare, William
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Television
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
148
Series statement
Complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Macbeth
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Regicides
  • English drama (Tragedy)
  • Television programs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Macbeth, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by Jack Gold
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1983
  • 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
  • unknown
  • 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 (148 min.)
File format
one file format
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45671764
  • (Sirsi) o45671764
  • (TMQ) o45671764
  • 275993
  • 275993
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
  • DVD format
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • laserdisc
Label
Macbeth, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by Jack Gold
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1983
  • 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
  • unknown
  • 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 (148 min.)
File format
one file format
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45671764
  • (Sirsi) o45671764
  • (TMQ) o45671764
  • 275993
  • 275993
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
  • DVD format
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • laserdisc

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