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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (168 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Ambrose Video, 1979.

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Originally produced by Ambrose Video in 1979.
Summary, etc.:
This production is part of a famous series produced by BBC of all of William Shakespeare's plays. The resulting films, renowned for their loyalty to the text, utilized the best theatrical and television directors and brought highly praised performances from leading contemporary actors. The trickiest sort of play -- a comedy with tragic relief. With her brother condemned to die for the crime of premarital sex, Isabella is torn between her vows to God and desire to save him.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 > Film adaptations.
Shakespeare, William 1564-1616.
Man-woman relationships > History.
Man-woman relationships.
Vienna (Austria) > Drama.
Austria > Vienna.
Genre: Film adaptations.

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