Watch: Ivan van Hove Talks about his New Production of Obsession, starring Jude Law

Wed, May 10, 2017

Photo Credit: Jan Versweyveld

On May 11th, Ivo van Hove’s stage adaptation of the 1943 Luchino Visconti film, Obsession, will stream live from the Barbican Theater in London, to screens across the world.  The production, which stars Jude Law (The Young Pope, Closer, The Talented Mr Ripley), is about a handsome drifter, who helps the married woman he falls for plot to murder her husband.   In the clips below, watch director Ivo van Hove describe the plot of Obsession, and why he considers it a Greek tragedy.

 

For more information and tickets, click the link below:

http://stageandstream.com/movie/246497/Obsession-National-Theatre-Live