Shakespeare - The King's Man

  |  Buy to Own: 28/10/2013
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Three-part documentary in which US scholar James Shapiro looks at William Shakespeare's work during the reign of King James I, focusing on the years between 1603-1613. The programme analyses Shakespeare's plays, including 'King Lear', 'Macbeth' and 'The Tempest', discussing how they reflect the cultural and politcal events taking place in Britain during that time. The episodes are: 'Incertainties', 'Equivocation' and 'Legacy'.