Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Othello (1953)

Release LocationsUSA
MediumBlack & white video
Play ConnectionsOthello (abridgment)


Billed as "a streamlined version" of Shakespeare's tragedy

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

OthelloTorin Thatcher
CassioGene Lyons
IagoWalter Matthau
RoderigoJack Manning
DesdemonaOlive Deering

Production Team and Crew Overview

ProducerFred Coe

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell