Merchant of Venice (2/8)

This is also part of this series: Taste of Shakespeare (8)

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Subjects: Drama, Literature, Shakespeare

Grade Level: JrH-Adult
Producer: Eugenia Educational Fdn.
Closed Captioned: No
Running Time: 51 mins
Country of Origin: Canada
Study Guide: Yes

Copyright Date: 1995
Available in French: No

In this version, Shylock is portrayed as a sympathetic character, "more sinned against than sinning", and the play is presented from his point of view. Shylock is a man who is foreign to the society in which he lives, and who is made to suffer because he is different.

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