Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Film

The King is Alive (2001, Søren Kragh-Jacobsen)

TitleThe King is Alive
Release LocationsUSA
DirectorSøren Kragh-Jacobsen
Length1 hrs, 45 mins
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)


When a bus breaks down in the desert, the passengers decide to stage "King Lear."

Assistant SIP Editors — Added 2014-06-20

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorSøren Kragh-Jacobsen

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors