Recorded live in the National Theatre, Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play Shakespeare’s famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power.
Caesar and his assassins are dead. General Mark Antony now rules alongside his fellow defenders of Rome. But at the fringes of a war-torn empire the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra and Mark Antony have fallen fiercely in love. In a tragic fight between devotion and duty, obsession becomes a catalyst for war.
Director Simon Godwin returns to National Theatre Live screens with this hotly anticipated production, following broadcasts of Twelfth Night, Man and Superman and The Beaux’ Stratagem.
Olivier Award 2019 Nomination for best actress for Sophie Okonedo
Evening Standard Theatre Award and WhatsOnStage Award for Sophie Okonedo
With Bulgarian surtitles.
The screening is part of the global programme NT Live broadcasting the best of National Theatre in London to cinema houses around the globe.
Distribution and Bulgarian subtitles by Cikanek Management.