Monday, 5 May 2008

Grigori Kozintsev - Hamlet - Гамлет (1963)

Hamlet (1964)

Cast
Innokenty Smoktunovsky, Mikhail Nazvanov, Elsa Radzinya, Yuri Tolubeyev, Anastasia Vertinskaya, Vadim Medvedev, Vladimir Erenberg, Stepan Oleksenko, Igor Dmitriev, Grigory Gai, Reino Aren




Awards
Special Prize at the Venice IFF, 1964
Special Jury Prize at the San Sebastian IFF, 1965
Prize at the San Francisco IFF, 1966
Prize of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), 1966

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

best version of Hamlet. my fave. Thanks for posting.

chanya said...

Amazing cinematography.

Anonymous said...

Is it mere coincidence that the BEST cinematic version of Hamlet ever made is NEVER to be seen in the West??? Or would its Russian origin have something to do with it...???