Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Romeo and Juliet (1967)

TitleRomeo and Juliet
Release LocationsEast Germany
Length20 mins
Play ConnectionsRomeo and Juliet (scene(s))


A ballet film from East Germany on the theme of Shakespeare's play

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

RomeoStephen Lux
JulietRomana Gierth

Production Team and Crew Overview

ProducerErika Just
ComposerPeter Tchaikovsky
ChoreographyJuan Chorelli

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell