Othello [videorecording] / Castle Rock Entertainment ; a Dakota Films/Imminent Films production ; directed by Oliver Parker ; adapted for the screen by Oliver Parker ; produced by Luc Roeg and David Barron.
Standard and widescreen versions.
[Burbank, Calif.] : Warner Home Video, 2000.
Video 1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. Feature films. Film adaptations.
English and French audio tracks ; subtitles in English and French. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
In this dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy a great man's vanity is manipulated by a jealous aide to bring about his downfall. Betrayal, deception and murder end the friendship between Othello and Iago and culminate in the tragic death of Desdemona.
Laurence Fishburne, Irene Jacob, Kenneth Branagh.
Director of photography, David Johnson; editor, Tony Lawson; music, Charlie Mole.
Based on the play by William Shakespeare. Originally produced in 1995. Special features: Interactive menus, theatrical trailer, scene access.