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Author: Lawrence BridgesJan WieringaChristina ApplegateBen DonenbergChiwetel EjioforAll authors
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : National Endowment for the Arts, 2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Various famous and not so famous individuals state the effect that Shakespeare's works have had in their lives. A main video presentation accompanied by seventeen vignettes.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Educational films
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Bridges; Jan Wieringa; Christina Applegate; Ben Donenberg; Chiwetel Ejiofor; Dana Gioia; Tom Hanks; Bill Pullman; Michael Richards; William Shatner; Martin Sheen; Julie Taymor; Michael York; Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.); National Endowment for the Arts.
OCLC Number: 57617146
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Special features include interactive menus, additional commentary, actor bios. Special features not included in running time.
Credits: Cinematographer, Douglas Glover.
Performer(s): Christina Applegate, Ben Donenberg, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dana Gioia, Tom Hanks, Bill Pullman, Michael Richards, William Shatner, Martin Sheen, Julie Taymore, and Michael York.
Description: 1 videodisc (21 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 0.
Other Titles: National Endowment for the Arts presents Shakespeare in American communities
Responsibility: National Endowment for the Arts ; a film by Lawrence Bridges ; produced by Jan Wieringa.
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Various famous and not so famous individuals state the effect that Shakespeare's works have had in their lives. A main video presentation accompanied by seventeen vignettes.

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