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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Falstaff (1911, Henri Desfontaines)

Release LocationsFrance
DirectorHenri Desfontaines
Length10 mins
Play ConnectionsThe Merry Wives of Windsor (abridgment)


An adaptation of Wiv. with well-known French stage actors released both in Europe and in the U.S. For a full account, see Ball

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

FalstaffM. DeGeorge

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorHenri Desfontaines

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell