Shakespeare In Perspective | Othello


Novelist Susan Hill offers her personal view of a play which illustrates one of Shakespeare's most obsessive themes: the conflict between appearance and reality. Susan presents her personal view of the play from the interior of Saltwood Castle, Kent as she describes the dark castle as suitable for the dark atmosphere of the play.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Factual, Plays
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Duration: 23'53''
  • Broadcast date: 1981

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

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