Shakespeare On Film: Hamlet

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 19:00 to 22:30
Pollock Theater
Laurence Olivier’s Hamlet is celebrated for dramatizing the turmoil of its central character through means of expression unique to cinema. Adapted and directed by its star, Olivier’s film remains a touchstone both in the cinematic treatment of Hamlet and in the history of Shakespeare on film. Mark Rose (English, UCSB) will join moderator Jim Kearney (English, UCSB) for a post-screening discussion. This event is free but a reservation is recommended in order to guarantee a seat.  Tickets will be released on Thursday, January 25 at 11:00 AM. http://www.carseywolf.ucsb.edu/pollock/events/shakespeare-film-hamlet