Genio e Sregolatezza
Old Gertrude lectures him on poetry and is easily shed.
His artful nature is more than a match for a clamoring countess.
He marries his young Desdemona, defended in a tavern brawl.
The great actor, represented in rhetorical style onstage, striking a note, elsewhere and in preparation a vigorous, sensitive being with the complex reins of the passing moment in his hands, and a definite somewhere in view.
Francesco Rosi is listed as technical director in the credits.