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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Falstaff (1984, John Pritchard)

Release LocationsGB
DirectorJohn Pritchard
MediumColor video
Length1 hrs, 58 mins
Play ConnectionsThe Merry Wives of Windsor (opera)


Giuseppe Verdi's opera sung in the original Italian with London Philharmonic Orchestra and Glyndebourne Chorus

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

CastDonald Gramm
CastBenjamin Luxon

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorJohn Pritchard
ComposerGiuseppe Verdi
ProductionJean-Pierre Ponelle

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell