King Lear: Live from Shakespeare's Globe (12A)

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From the archive

This film was last shown on 21 September 2017

King Lear decides to divide his kingdom amongst his three daughters, but fails to anticipate the consequences of his actions. His generosity is cruelly repaid. As he comes to realize the false values by which he has lived, he finally encounters his own humanity.

Broadcast live to cinemas from the iconic Shakespeare’s Globe, this brand-new retelling of one of the Bard’s greatest plays is sure to capture your heart.

Duration
3 hours

Trailer

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