Film: Hamlet


Location: Browning Cinema at DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Silent Shakespeare from a Danish director. Hamlet is born female, raised as a boy, and played by legendary Danish actress Asta Nielsen. A rare and unforgettable experience, with live musical accompaniment.

Directed by Sven Gade, 1920. 131 min. (NR)

Introduced by Judith Buchanan.

Part of the Nanovic Institute Film Series: European Shakespeare.

Tickets are $6, $5 faculty/staff, $4 seniors, and $3 all students. To purchase tickets, contact the box office at 574-631-2800 or visit

Sponsored by the Nanovic Institute for European Studies, Shakespeare at Notre Dame, and the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.