My Review of Kenneth Branagh’s All is True

My Review of Kenneth Branagh’s All is True

If you already know a lot about Shakespeare and have been hoping to meet him, you’re going to love All Is True Branagh shines as the bard. If you are a stickler for movies being precise about facts, or if you already have preconditioned ideas about what Shakespeare’s...
Romeo and Juliet Animated Short Film Wins Award in Stratford

Romeo and Juliet Animated Short Film Wins Award in Stratford

This past weekend I was in Stratford Upon Avon for The Shakespeare Film Festival, put on annually by Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. It was a wonderful weekend! I was able to tour the area and will be posting blogs and pictures of my travels for you to get to see some...
Review of Alexander Barnett’s King Lear

Review of Alexander Barnett’s King Lear

This post contains affiliate links. Alexander Barnett's King Lear functions as a great example of how the techniques that work well on a theater stage do not always translate to the big screen. One aspect that stuck out to me as obviously missing was music. There is...
Book & Film Reviews Coming Soon!

Book & Film Reviews Coming Soon!

2018 is the year of reading voraciously and intentionally consuming some of the best films on Shakespeare. As I complete a book or film, I'll be sharing my review of that content here in That Shakespeare Girl Reviews.