A Summer in Dubrovnik

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

The 1956 Festival is remembered by five visitors in a film made by the BBC Television Film Unit in co-operation with Filmske Novosti , Belgrade. The film contains sequences from the following Festival Productions of 1956: Ero the Joker (Gotovac); The Devil in the Village (Lhotka); The Rape of Lucretia (Britten); A Midsummer Night's Dream and Hamlet (Shakespeare); Othello (Verdi); Iphigenia in Tauris (Goethe); Dubravka (Gundullc); Uncle Maroya (Drzic); a piano recital by Kendall Taylor and John Wright 's puppets.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Factual, Plays
  • Channel: BBC TV
  • Duration: 45'53''
  • Broadcast date: 1957

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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