Call number: DVD-727

Gamlet [Hamlet]

Lenfil´m, Pervoe tvorcheskoe ob´´edinenie, 1964; released 24 April 1964
Screenplay Grigorii Kozintsev from Boris Pasternak's translation
Photography Jonas Gritsius
Production design Evgenii Enei, Simon Virsaladze, Georgii Kropachev
Music Dmitrii Shostakovich
Hamlet 			Innokentii Smoktunovskii
Claudius		Mikhail Nazvanov
Gertrude		El´za Radzinia
Polonius		Iurii Tolubeev
Ophelia			Anastasia Vertinskaia
Horatio			Vladimir Erenberg
Laertes			Stepan Oleksenko
Guildenstern 		Vadim Medvedev
Rosencrantz	 	Igor´ Dmitriev
Fortinbras		A. Kreval´d
Gravedigger  		Viktor Kolpakov
First player		A. Chekaevskii
Second player 		Reino Aren
Third player 		Iurii Berkun
Priest			Ants Lauter
142 minutes
In Russian with optional voiceover versions and subtitles

On 2 DVDs

DVD DVD 1 contains the first 71 minutes of the film
Region code All
Aspect ratio Standard
Languages Menu languages: Russian, English, French
Optional English and French voiceover versions
Optional Russian, English, French, Spanish, Italian and German subtitles
Features Biography of William Shakespeare, text, in the menu languages
Video film of work on the film, 3 minutes, in Russian with optional Russian, English, French, Spanish, Italian and German subtitles
Biographies and filmographies for the director, Grigorii Koznitsev, the composer, Dmitrii Shostakovich, the director of photography, Jonas Gritsius, and the production designer, Evgenii Enei
Albums of photographs: a] 'Hamlet: the unity of multiplicity'; b] working moments on the film
Source Ruscico

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