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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

The Winter's Tale (1962, Don Taylor)

TitleThe Winter's Tale
Release LocationsGB
DirectorDon Taylor
Length2 hrs, 20 mins
Play ConnectionsThe Winter's Tale (teleplay)


Transmitted in two parts on different evenings. With a cast of 27 principals and 18 extras, it was obviously a major effort

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

LeontesRobert Shaw
FlorizelBrian Smith
HermioneRosalie Crutchley
PeritaSarah Badel

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorDon Taylor

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell