Bite-sized blog post: Julie Taymor

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As the first woman to win a Tony for Best Director for a musical with The Lion King it is no surprise that JULIE TAYMOR’s films are theatrical and visually elaborate.

Her first theatrical narrative feature film was an adaptation of Shakespeare’s Titus starring Anthony Hopkins

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Where to watch her films:

AMAZON (Streaming)



Read more about her:


Find her on Twitter
Julie Taymor’s A Midsummer Nights Dream
TED Talk
Julie Taymor on The Lion King and Her Creative Process

FILMOGRAPHY (from imdb):

 2010/IThe Tempest

 1993Great Performances (TV Series) (1 episode)

Oedipus Rex (1993)
 1992Fool’s Fire (TV Movie)

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