Richard III screening in Delhi

Wednesday, 20 July 2016 - 6:30pm

About the screening 

British Council and BFI present the Shakespere on Film collection, a series of screenings of prominent Shakespeare film titles across the country.

In Richard III Shakespeare's immortal tale of ambition, lust and murderous treachery is brilliantly modernised in this masterpiece, set in fascist comic-book vision of 1930s London.  

Directed by Richard Loncraine, this 1995 masterpiece features Maggie Smith, Jim Broadbent and a young Robert Downey Jr in their most memorable and captivating performances. 

The film is based on Richard Eyre's acclaimed stage adapatation.


Catch the screening of a 15- minute recorded Q & A with Sir Ian McKellen on the making of Richard III after the film screening. 


NOTE: Seating will be on first-come-first-served- basis