Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Macbeth (1911, F. R. Benson)

Release LocationsGB
DirectorF. R. Benson
Length14 mins
Play ConnectionsMacbeth (abridgment)


The F.R. Benson theatrical company at the Stratford Memorial Theatre in collaboration with the Barker film company made several Shakespeare movies, mostly theatrical recordings. I doubt that a print survives, since the BFA does not list it among its holdings

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

MacbethF. R. Benson
Lady MacbethLady Constance Benson

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorF. R. Benson

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell