About the film
Verdi : Otello
Release Date: October 27, 2012
|Slogan||:||«A Riveting Performance all Around»|
|Writers||:||William Shakespeare, Arrigo Boito|
In Verdi’s retelling of Shakespeare’s towering tragedy, Renée Fleming gives a captivating performance as the innocent Desdemona, a role long considered one of her calling cards. Johan Botha as the title hero delivers an imposing portrayal of a proud warrior brought down by jealousy, and Falk Struckmann is thrilling as the villainous Iago. James Morris sings Lodovico. Elijah Moshinsky’s production is conducted by Semyon Bychkov.