The Ballet of Othello [Otelo]


Directed By: Vakhtang Chabukiani

January 21, 1960 / Georgian / 221 mins

The Moorish general Othello is manipulated into thinking that his new wife Desdemona has been carrying on an affair with his lieutenant Michael Cassio when in reality it is all part of the scheme of a bitter ensign named Iago.

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IMDB Movie Page: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0054438

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Screened Semesters:

  • 1976 Fall
  • 1984 Fall