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SHAKESPEARE WALLAH

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Directed by James Ivory
India, United States, 1965
Drama

Synopsis

Elegiac and atmospheric, Shakespeare Wallah put Merchant Ivory Productions on the international movie map. The film was inspired by in the real-life adventures of Ms. Kendal’s family as a traveling theater group in India during the final days of English colonial rule.

Synopsis

Elegiac and atmospheric, Shakespeare Wallah put Merchant Ivory Productions on the international movie map. The film was inspired by in the real-life adventures of Ms. Kendal’s family as a traveling theater group in India during the final days of English colonial rule.

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Shakespeare WallahDirected byJames Ivory

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Awards & Festivals

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Berlin International Film Festival
1965 | 2 wins including: Best Actress: Madhur Jaffrey
National Board of Review
1967 | Winner: Top Ten Films

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