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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

King Lear (1910, Giuseppe De Liguoro)

TitleKing Lear
Release LocationsItaly
DirectorGiuseppe De Liguoro
Length5 mins
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (abridgment)


Possibly directed by the Italian actor, Giuseppe De Liguoro. The absence of the Gloucester subplot differentiates this film from the 1909 King Lear made by Vitagraph

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 Lear [?]Giuseppe De Liguoro

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorGiuseppe De Liguoro

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell