Acting : the Renaissance

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Date
1958
Summary
Arnold Moss presents the renaissance of acting as the re-birth of humanism. He discusses the actors of the Comedia del Arte and the age of Shakespeare. He believes that the test of a true actor is in the classic theatre. He talks about the actor of the French court theatres, the Comedie Francaise. Scenes from “The Duchess of Malfi” and “Would Be Gentleman” are used as illustrations of the styles of acting of this period. 
Publishers
WNET/13; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Educational; Historical
Subject
Acting.
Collection
IU Audio-Visual Center
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:29:21); 16mm
Notes
Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services.
Broadcast Date: 1958
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003425594; Other: GR00404458; MDPI Barcode: 40000003425594

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