About the film
yugoslavia shakespeare in modern dress hamlet small village dalmatia
A Performance of Hamlet in the Village of Mrdusa Donja
Release Date: May 31, 1974
|Production Companies||:||Jadran Film|
|Producers||:||Sulejman Kapić, Donko Buljan|
|Writers||:||Krsto Papić, Ivo Brešan|
A corrupt village commissar insists on mounting a production of Hamlet. The clever local teacher, however, casts the son of a man framed for theft as Hamlet, and the commissar as the usurping king, leading to a climax of truly Shakespearean proportions.