Silent Shakespeare

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Silent Shakespeare

1899
1 hr 28 mins

Early cinematic pioneers directed these seven charming, emotional silent films based on the plays of William Shakespeare. Considered a "lowbrow" medium at the time, the movie industry sought to elevate its status by...

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Directors
Charles Kent, Gerolamo Lo Savio, J. Stuart Blackton, Percy Stow, W. K. L. Dickson
Features
Florence Turner, Francesca Bertini, Julia Swayne Gordon, Maurice Costello, Sir Frank Benson, Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree
Supplier
Kino Lorber