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Re Lear. [King Lear] (1910, Gerolamo Lo Savio)

TitleRe Lear. [King Lear]
Release LocationsItaly
DirectorGerolamo Lo Savio
MediumBlack & white video
Length17 mins
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)


A Film d'Arte production made in Italy in 1910

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

King LearErmete Novelli
Goneril Or Regan?Giannina Chiantoni
CordeliaFrancesca Bertini

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorGerolamo Lo Savio

Company Overview

Producer Filme d'Arte Italiana

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell