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A Midsummer Night's Dream

(Film - 1935)
A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Two pairs of lovers remedy their problems with fairy help at midnight in the woods of Athens. One of the most ambitious projects undertaken by Warners in the 1930's, this production is the only sound film by Max Reinhardt who made the film with his disciple, William Dieterle. This adaptation of Shakespeare's play is characterized by sumptuous sets, soft photography and lighting designed to produce a romantic, magical quality. The ballet dream sequence was the collaborative effort of Reinhardt, the Ballet Mistress of the Paris Opera, Nijinsky and cinematographer Hal Mohr. (Does not circulate)
Publisher: New York : United Artists, 1935
Branch Call Number: M16 3014 M
Characteristics: 3 film reels (117 min.) : sd. b&w. ; 16 mm.
Additional Contributors: Reinhardt, Max 1873-1943
Dieterle, William 1893-1972
De Havilland, Olivia
Rooney, Mickey
Powell, Dick 1904-1963
Cagney, James 1899-1986
Shakespeare, William 1564-1616

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