Bhardwaj relocates the action to Kashmir in the mid-1990s. If the graft doesn’t quite take, it’s because the film is so persuasive in portraying the oppression of the Kashmiri people that the woes of Hamlet seem small beer.
The Pulp! The Classics imprint of publishing house Oldcastle Books will publish its first Shakespeare titles this autumn. And they look awesome.
Listen to Shakespeare as he’s never been heard before.
Romeo and Juliet gets the 21st century treatment with a unique performance live on Twitter