Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Othello (1962, Claude Barma)

Release LocationsFrance
DirectorClaude Barma
MediumBlack & white video with sound
Length2 hrs, 6 mins
Play ConnectionsOthello (recording)


Recording of a 1962 performance in Paris

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

OthelloDaneil Sorano
IagoJean Topart
DesdemonaFrancine Bergé
CastMichel Le Royer

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorClaude Barma
ComposerMaurice Jarre
Adaptor/TranslatorGeorges Neveux
CostumesChristiane Coste
ProductionMarcel-Louis Dieulot

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell