Othello (1951)

Scalera Film  Director Orson Welles   Producer Orson Welles  Screenplay Orson Welles, based on the play by William Shakespeare  Director of Photography G R Aldo  Anchise Brizzi  George Fanto  Alberto Fusi  Oberdan Troiani  Actors Orson Welles  Suzanne Cloutier  Micheál MacLiammóir  Hilton Edwards  Robert Coote


OTHELLO: When you shall these unlucky deeds relate, speak of me as I am. Nothing extenuate, nor set down aught in malice. Then must you speak of one who loved not wisely but too well, of one not easily jealous but, being wrought, perplexed in the extreme; of one whose hand, like the base Indian’s, threw a pearl away richer than all his tribe. Set you down this.

[Notes on Othello (1951) to follow.]