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A rich variety of film projects including international screenings, competitions and an intensive film training programme in India.
In this section
A retrospective of films - from 1899 to the present - adapted from and inspired by Shakespeare's work launching in January 2016. Watch the trailer.
We are supporting the production of a film version of Sarah Frankcom’s critically acclaimed stage production of Hamlet. Watch the trailer (Duration 01:47).
An opportunity to nurture young film talent as Indian and UK Asian filmmakers collaborate on a brand-new film adaptation of one of Shakespeare’s works.
Applications are now closed. Shakespeare's sister was a short film initiative to help address gender imbalance in film by giving female filmmakers funding & support to showcase their talent.
Throughout 2016 the Shakespeare Lives programme is commissioning a series of short films from British creatives which reimagine Shakespeare's works for a modern audience.