Measure for measure

Desmond Davis, 1926-

Streaming video - 1979

This production is part of a famous series produced by BBC of all of William Shakespeare's plays. The resulting films, renowned for their loyalty to the text, utilized the best theatrical and television directors and brought highly praised performances from leading contemporary actors. The trickiest sort of play -- a comedy with tragic relief. With her brother condemned to die for the crime of premarital sex, Isabella is torn between her vows to God and desire to save him.

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Film adaptations
Online Access
A Kanopy streaming video
Cover Image
Published
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Ambrose Video 1979.
2017.
Language
English
Item Description
Title from title frames.
Physical Description
1 online resource (streaming video file) (168 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
Playing Time
02:48:00
Format
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Access
AVAILABLE FOR USE ONLY BY IOWA CITY AND RESIDENTS OF THE CONTRACTING GOVERNMENTS OF JOHNSON COUNTY, UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, HILLS, AND LONE TREE (IA).
Other Authors
Desmond Davis, 1926- (film director)