The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice

The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice
by Orson Welles1h301949United States

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The Moorish General Othello is manipulated into thinking that his new wife Desdemona has been carrying on an affair with his Lieutenant Michael Cassio when in reality, it is all part of the scheme of a bitter Ensign named Iago.

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Editing : Jean Sacha
    • Distributor : Carlotta Films
    • Set Decoration : Alexandre Trauner
    • Original Work Author : William Shakespeare
    • Costume Design : Maria De Matteis
    • Production Compagny : Mercury Productions
    • Original Music : Angelo Francesco Lavagnino, Alberto Barberis
    • Photo Director : Anchise Brizzi, George Fanto
    • Producer : Orson Welles
    • Director : Orson Welles
    • Scenario : Orson Welles
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Sound mix : Stéréo 2.0
    • Year of production : 1949
    • French release date : 19 septembre 1952
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Black and White
    • Language : English

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