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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Macbeth: An Introduction (1969)

TitleMacbeth: An Introduction
Release LocationsGB
MediumColor video
Length26 mins
Audiencecollege and university
high school
Play ConnectionsMacbeth (abridgment)
SeriesShakespeare Series [BHE]


The fourth in a series of six abridged versions of the plays (see also 41, 228, 258, 406, 656). For overview, see 41, above

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

MacbethRichard Leech
Lady MacbethJennie Goosens
DuncanEdward Harvey
BanquoJohn Barcroft
MacduffBrian Spink

Company Overview

Producer British Home Entertainment (BHE)
Producer Seabourne Enterprises

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell