Three Egyptian Film Adaptations of Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare's Part in Question
Last March, a well-known Tunisian critic wondered about the motivations that had led Mohamed Driss, the head of the Tunisian National Theatre and one of the greatest directors in the country, to direct a Shakespeare play: What is today the purpose of reproducing a Shakespearean tragedy, when all over the world directors are desperately searching for new creative ways, new means for attracting a public who is more and more disinterested by the theatre?
Khalid Amine, Mark Bayer, Rafik Darragi, Sameh F. Hanna, Graham Holderness, Margaret Litvin, and Bryan Loughrey
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