Hamlet ''The Clown Prince''

Hamlet ''The Clown Prince''

Comedy Drama
English / Gibberish
2 hrs
Director: Rajat Kapoor
Writer: William Shakespeare
Artists: Kalki Koechlin, Atul Kumar, Sujay Saple, Neil Bhoopalam, Namit Das, Puja Sarup
A bunch of Clowns are putting up a show of Hamlet - they sometimes misinterpret the text, sometimes find new meanings in it, sometimes try and understand it, very often make a mess of it. They choose to use some phrases from the play and mix it with Gibberish. They edit the text, throw out some important scenes, and make a mess of the order of things as if the pages got mixed up. But through all this, they were simply looking for the essence of Hamlet, and trying to find a context in our own times.
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