Othello (1956 film)

Othello (Russian: Отелло) is a 1956 Soviet drama film directed by Sergei Yutkevich, based on the play Othello by William Shakespeare. It was entered into the 1956 Cannes Film Festival, where Yutkevich received the Best Director Award.[1]

Directed bySergei Yutkevich
Written byWilliam Shakespeare
Sergei Yutkevich
StarringSergei Bondarchuk
Irina Skobtseva
Andrei Popov
Vladimir Soshalsky
Yevgeni Vesnik
Music byAram Khachaturian
CinematographyYevgeni Andrikanis
Edited byKlavdiya Aleyeva
G. Mariamov
Release date
  • 13 March 1956 (1956-03-13) (USSR)
Running time
107 minutes
CountrySoviet Union



  1. "Festival de Cannes: Othello". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 5 February 2009.

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