Julius Caesar was released to DVD on 2012-11-29.
Director: Gregory Doran
Cast: Ray Fearon, Paterson Joseph, Jeffery Kissoon, Ivanno Jeremiah, and Cyril Nri
Film version of the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2012 production of Shakespeare's fast-moving thriller. A vivid story about a struggle for democracy, Julius Caesar is also a love story between two men united by an explosive act of political violence. The setting is a modern African state in which the tyrant Caesar is about to seize power. Cassius persuades Brutus to join the conspirators plotting an assassination. Featuring a distinguished cast of black actors, the film is shot on location and in the RSC's theatre at Stratford-upon-Avon