Kean (1940 film)

Kean is a 1940 Italian historical drama film directed by Guido Brignone and starring Rossano Brazzi, Germana Paolieri. and Sandro Salvini.[1] It is based on the 1836 play Kean by Alexandre Dumas portraying the life of the English actor Edmund Kean.

Kean
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Directed byGuido Brignone
Written byAlexandre Dumas (play)
Tomaso Smith
Guido Brignone
StarringRossano Brazzi
Germana Paolieri
Sandro Salvini
Music byEdgardo Carducci
CinematographyOtello Martelli
Edited byGiuseppe Fatigati
Production
company
Distributed byScalera Film
Release date
6 April 1940
Running time
78 minutes
CountryItaly
LanguageItalian

The film's sets were designed by the art director Alfredo Manzi. It was shot at the Scalera Studios in Rome.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Moliterno p.51

BibliographyEdit

  • Moliterno, Gino. The A to Z of Italian Cinema. Scarecrow Press, 2009.

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