The Scottish Play (2001)

Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow...A tale for today. Dealing with the English and the struggle for the soul of Scotland. An award winning feature length documentary inspired by ... See full summary »

Director:

Michael Bogdanov

Writers:

Michael Bogdanov (screenplay), Victor Glynn (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Daniel Alvarado Daniel Alvarado ... Macbeth (archive footage)
Rei Asami Rei Asami ... Lady Macbeth (archive footage)
John Barton John Barton ... Self
Carmelo Bene ... Macbeth (archive footage)
Michael Bogdanov Michael Bogdanov ... Self
John Russell Brown John Russell Brown ... Self
Zoe Caldwell ... Lady Macbeth (archive footage)
Tôru Emori Tôru Emori ... Macbeth (archive footage)
Bryan Forbes ... Self
Oleg Garbuz ... Macbeth (archive footage)
John Gielgud ... Self (archive footage)
Victor Glynn ... Narrator
Jack Gold ... Self
Peter Hall ... Self
Seamus Heaney ... Self
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Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow...A tale for today. Dealing with the English and the struggle for the soul of Scotland. An award winning feature length documentary inspired by Shakespeare's most definitive existential statement of the nihilism of power. Macbeth's astonishing text has delivered some of the most remarkable performances and interpretations of the Bard's work seen in the history of screen. The film looks at work by AKIRA KUROSAWA, ANDRZEJ WAJDA, ROMAN POLANSKI, PETER HALL, ORSON WELLES and many more. It features interviews and performances from some of the greatest actors who had played the Thane including SEAN CONNERY, ALBERT FINNEY, JOHN GIELGUD, IAN McKELLEN and PETER O'TOOLE.

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UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

January 2001 (UK) See more »

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