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Re: Hamlet
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.0551  Friday, 24 March 2000.

[1]     From:   Kevin De Ornellas <
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        Date:   Monday 20 Mar 2000 19:08:37 GMT
        Subj:   Re: SHK 11.0536 Hamlet

[2]     From:   Richard Regan <
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        Date:   Tue, 21 Mar 2000 23:51:29 EST
        Subj:   Re: SHK 11.0536 Hamlet


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From:           Kevin De Ornellas <
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Date:           Monday 20 Mar 2000 19:08:37 GMT
Subject: 11.0536 Hamlet
Comment:        Re: SHK 11.0536 Hamlet

>I'm writing a thesis about "The women in Hamlet" and to this purpose I'm
>desperately looking for the video of the film Hamlet, directed by Sven
>Gade.  It is a film produced in 1921 and Asta Nielsen, a Danish silent
>movie-star, played the role of Hamlet. Can you help me?

>Miriam Marinelli

Prof. Ann Thompson (who has written very engagingly on that film) told
me years ago that she had viewed a copy at the British Film Institute.
At that time, there had been no video release.

Kevin De Ornellas B.A., M.A.
School of English
Queen's University, Belfast

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From:           Richard Regan <
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Date:           Tue, 21 Mar 2000 23:51:29 EST
Subject: 11.0536 Hamlet
Comment:        Re: SHK 11.0536 Hamlet

A video clip of Asta Neilsen playing Hamlet (1920) is on the web at:

http://shea.mit.edu/ramparts/resources/films/svendgade/svendgade.htm

Other clips are listed at:

http://shea.mit.edu/ramparts/resources/films/films.htm

Richard Regan
Fairfield University
 

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