Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Amleto (1978, Carmelo Bene)

Release LocationsItaly
DirectorCarmelo Bene
MediumBlack & white video
Length1 hrs, 3 mins
Play ConnectionsHamlet (adaptation)


Filmed in and transmitted from RAI studios, 22 Apr. 1978. The original production was performed in September 1975 at the Teatro Metastasio di Prato

Description from Shakespeare on Screen : an International Filmography and Videography by Kenneth S. Rothwell and Annabelle Henkin Melzer. ©1990 Kenneth S. Rothwell. Cited by permission. — Added 2008-11-14

Cast Overview

CastPaolo Baroni
CastCarmelo Bene
CastLuca Bosisio
CastJean Paul Boucher
CastCosimo Cinieri
CastSusanna Javicoli
CastFranco Lero
CastLydia Mancinelli
CastDaniela Silverio Mazzanote
CastLaura Morante
CastM. Agnes Nobecourt
CastAlfiero Vincenti

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorCarmelo Bene
ProducerR. Carlotto
ComposerL. Zito

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell