Title
Hamlet
Director
Franco Zeffirelli
Based on the work of
William Shakespeare
Actor
Mel Gibson 1956- Glenn Close Helena Bonham Carter Alan Bates
Language
English
Publisher
[Hilversum]:: A-Film, 2005
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1990
Playing time
ca. 129 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling : Nederlands
EAN
8716777052723

About Franco Zeffirelli

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Gian Franco Corsi Zeffirelli (12 February 1923 – 15 June 2019), commonly known as Franco Zeffirelli (Italian pronunciation: [ˈfraŋko ddzeffiˈrɛlli]), was an Italian director and producer of operas, films and television. He was also a senator from 1994 until 2001 for the Italian centre-right Forza Italia party.

Some of his operatic designs and productions have become worldwide classics.

He was also known for several of the movies he directed, especially the 1968 version of Romeo and Juliet, for which he received an Academy Award nomination. His 1967 version of The Taming of the Shrew with Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton remains the best-known film adaptation of that play as well. His miniseries Jesus of Nazareth (1977) won both national and international acclaim and is still frequently shown on Chris…Read more on Wikipedia

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