TMW Media Group, 1981, 3 hours 1 minutes
Director: Franklin Melton
Performers: William Marshall, Ron Moody; Jenny Agutter, DeVeren Bookwalter, Joel Asher, Leslie Paxton, Peter MacLean, Jay Robinson, Phillip Persons, Eugenia Wright, Michael Hayward,John Bliss, Arnold Markussen, Lanny Broyles
Bullfrog Films, 2006, 1 hour
This is part of an ongoing series of video guides to the Shakespeare plays most frequently taught in high school and college. In each video actors tell the story of a specific play, act key scenes and, in asides to the camera, explain and comment on the attitudes and relationships of the main characters.
The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice
Call Number: UCF Main Library DVD Collection - 3rd Floor -- PR2829.A23 1999
Originally released as motion picture in 1952.
Director: Orson Welles
Performers: Orson Welles (Othello), Micheál Mac Liammóir (Iago), Robert Coote (Roderigo), Suzanne Cloutier (Desdemona), Hilton Edwards (Brabanito). check availability
Call Number: UCF Main Library DVD Collection - 3rd Floor -- PR2829.A23O84 2000
Originally produced in 1995.
Director: Oliver Parker
Performers: Laurence Fishburne, Irene Jacob, Kenneth Branagh. check availability
Call Number: UCF Main Library DVD Collection - 3rd Floor -- PR2829.A23O843 2004
Films for the Humanities & Sciences. Originally released as a motion picture in 1988 by Othello Productions Ltd.
"South African native and acclaimed actress Janet Suzman directed the 1987 stage production as well as this program, which marked the first time an African actor had been cast in the title role opposite a white Desdemona before a multiracial audience in Johannesburg"
Performers: Performed by the Market Theatre Company: John Kani (Othello), Richard Haddon Haines (Iago), Joanna Weinberg (Desdemona), Dorothy Gould (Emilia), Frantz Dobrowsky (Roderigo), Neil McCarthy (Cassio). check availability
Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
Call Number: UCF CMC DVD Collection -- DVD 822.33Sha
"Series produced in Russia and Wales. Christmas Films with S4C in association with BBC Wales, Home Box Office and Fujisankei."
Disc 1: Tempest / directed by Stanislav Sokolov (25 min.) -- Midsummer night's dream / directed, designed and animated by Robert Saakiants (25 min.)-- As you like it / directed by Alexei Karayev (25 min.) -- Disc 2: Hamlet / directed by Natalia Orlova (25 min.) -- Julius Caesar / directed by Yuri Kulakov -- Richard III / directed by Natasha Orlova (25 min.) -- Disc 3: Romeo and Juliet / directed by Efim Gambourg (25 min.) -- Othello / directed and designed by Nikolai Serebriakov (25 min.) -- Winter's tale / directed by Stanislav Sokolov (25 mn.) -- Disc 4: Macbeth / directed by Nikolai Serebriakov (25 min.) -- Taming of the shrew / directed by Aida Ziablikova (25 min.) -- Twelfth night / directed by Maria Muat (25 min.).
Featuring the voice talents of Antony Sher, Joss Ackland, Jenny Agutter, with others. check availability
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 4th Floor -- PR2829.W47 1996
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-- Presents concise, easy-to-understand biographical, critical, and bibliographical information on a specific literary work -- Provides multiple sources for book reports and term papers with a wealth of information on literary works, authors, and major characters -- Digests of critical extracts prefaced by headnotes check availability of print copy
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 4th Floor -- PR2829.A2N45 2006
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Contents: Introduction -- Reception -- Sources -- Setting, characters, and plot -- The time scheme -- The play in performance -- Playing black -- Othello and Iago -- Desdemona -- Emilia and Bianca -- Cassio and Roderigo -- Interpretation -- Reading blackness -- "Othello" and discovery -- "Othello" and the monstrous -- Place, office, and occupation -- Love, service, and identity -- The place of women -- Conclusion -- Editorial procedures -- Abbreviations and references -- The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice -- Appendix A. The date of the play -- Appendix B. The texts of the play -- The textual problem -- Quarto and Folio -- The scholarly debate -- Conclusion -- Appendix C. Giraldi Cinthio : "Gli Hecatommithi," third decade, seventh novella / translated by Bruno Ferraro -- Appendix D. The music in the play / Linda Phyllis Austern -- Appendix E. Alterations to lineation -- Appendix F. Longer notes. check availability of print copy
TV/UK Department of Education, 2009, 28 minutes
"In this, the first of two Shakespeare masterclasses, a group of Year 10 students from north London start on the play Othello for the first time. The activities Sabrina Broadbent uses here are applicable to any Shakespeare play."
[PBS online video access expires February 2019]
- Antony & Cleopatra with Kim Cattrall (53 minutes)
- Romeo & Juliet with Joseph Fiennes (53 minutes)
- King Lear with Christopher Plummer (53 minutes)
- A Midsummer Night’s Dream with Hugh Bonneville (53 minutes)
- The Taming of the Shrew with Morgan Freeman (53 minutes)
- Othello with David Harewood (53 minutes)