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Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 1, Much Ado About Nothing with Helen Hunt
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directed by Richard Denton, fl. 1983-2016; produced by Richard Denton, fl. 1983-2016, Blakeway, in Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
This Italian tale about lovers is an exquisite comedy of comparison and contrast. Helen Hunt, who has played Beatrice twice, investigates this finely balanced play through the testimonies of other actors who have played the major roles.
directed by Richard Denton, fl. 1983-2016; produced by Richard Denton, fl. 1983-2016, Blakeway, in Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 2, The Merchant of Venice with F. Murray Abraham
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directed by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013; produced by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013, Blakeway, in Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
F. Murray Abraham, who has played two great Jewish "villains," including Shylock in The Merchant of Venice, one of Shakespearean comedy's many "excluded" figures, explains the European anti-Semitism in Shakespeare's time.
directed by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013; produced by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013, Blakeway, in Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 3, Measure for Measure with Romola Garai
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directed by Richard Denton, fl. 1983-2016; produced by Richard Denton, fl. 1983-2016, Blakeway, in Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
Shakespeare shows us the brutal implications of high moral principles on both sides in this dark and complex comedy. Romola Garai examines this truly relevant tale of harassment and the abuse of male power.
directed by Richard Denton, fl. 1983-2016; produced by Richard Denton, fl. 1983-2016, Blakeway, in Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 4, Julius Caesar with Brian Cox
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directed by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013; produced by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013, Thirteen Productions and Blakeway, in Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
Julius Caesar upholds Liberty against Tyranny. But what is tyranny? Presenter Brian Cox examines how this play challenges all political systems and all definitions of tyranny -- challenging us to wonder how well we even know ourselves.
directed by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013; produced by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013, Thirteen Productions and Blakeway, in Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 6, Richard III with Antony Sher
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013; produced by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013, Blakeway, in Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
Antony Sher’s 1977 interpretation of the infamous villain Richard III defined the role for a generation. This is the story of how Shakespeare created both a loathsome and brilliant manipulator and a real man who speaks to every age.
written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013; produced by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013, Blakeway, in Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 3, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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Crash Course Literature, Ghosts, Murder, and More Murder - Hamlet
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produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course Literature (Arlington, VA: PBS Crash Course), 12 mins
In which John Green teaches you about Hamlet, William Shakespeare's longest and most-performed play. People love Hamlet. The play that is, not necessarily the character. Hamlet is a Tragedy with a capital T (I guess I don't have to point that out, since you can see clearly in the text that the T was capitalized)....
produced by Stan Muller, fl. 2010, in Crash Course Literature (Arlington, VA: PBS Crash Course), 12 mins
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Famous Authors, Goethe
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directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2006), 36 mins
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832) was born in Frankfurt on Main, Germany, into a well-to-do family. He made some attempts to become a lawyer but eventually began writing poetry and novels. He was immediately successful. He joined the court of the Duke of Weimar and from there became accepted as the greatest...
directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2006), 36 mins
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Famous Authors, Zola
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directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2001), 35 mins
Zola was born the son of an Italian engineer. He early determined to be a writer and via work with the publishing firm Hachette, he began writing the many realistic novels with which he made his mark. His work was very popular with a wide audience and he was seen as a champion of democracy and the people. He was e...
directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2001), 35 mins
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