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Hamlet Performances

20 minutes 39 seconds

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Shakespearean actor stands and looks down from a stone bridge. Caption. Thus, conscience does make cowards of us all.

Compares two scenes from "Hamlet" in two diverse mediums: film and theater. Uses Act 3, Scene 1 and Act 3, Scene 4 to demonstrate differences in directing, acting, and delivery. Shows how meanings change with different emotional emphasis and speech rhythms.

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Runtime: 20 minutes 39 seconds

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