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Shakespeare Reimagined Film Series

The Depar640px-Shakespearetment of Media Studies is hosting a Shakespeare Film Series this year, as part of the University’s year-long celebration of the 450th birthday of both Shakespeare and Galileo.

Shakespeare Reimagined: Seven Films adapted from Shakespeare with unconventional settings begins Wednesday, September 10th with a screening of CORIOLANUS  (2011) directed by and starring Ralph Fiennes.




The  full series follows:

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
O (Tim Blake Nelson, 2001)

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
TITUS (Julie Taymor, 1999)

Wednesday, January 21, 2014
Men of Respect (William C. Riley, 1990)

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Romeo & Juliet (Baz Luhrmannm 1996)

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Hamlet (aka Hamlet 2000 [Michael Almereyda, 2000])

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Richard III (Richard Loncraine, 1995)

All films will be shown following a brief introduction in the EUC Auditorium on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m.

This event is free and open to the public!

For more information on the University’s year-long celebration, please visit: The Globe and the Cosmos: Celebrating 450 years of Galileo and Shakespeare


Written by uncgmst

September 10, 2014 at 1:07 am

Posted in News & Events

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