Wednesday, November 16, 2011

The Tempest -1908

Country: United Kingdom
Director: Percy Stow
Writers: William Shakespeare (play), Langford Reed (script)
Release Date: November 1908 (UK)
Production Co: Clarendon
Runtime: 12 min
Sound Mix: Silent
Color: Black and White
Plot Keywords: Based On Play
Genres: Short | Drama | Fantasy
Prospero and his daughter Miranda must take refuge on an enchanted island. There Prospero, who himself has magical powers, releases the spirit Ariel from a spell, and also meets the savage Caliban. Then Prospero uses his powers to create a tempest that shipwrecks some of the persons who caused his exile.

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