Film. October 23. A Midsummer Night’s Dream. 2014. USA. Directed by Julie Taymor. With Kathryn Hunter, David Harewood, Max Casella. 144 min. Taymor’s filmed version of the play she debuted at Brooklyn’s Theater for a New Audience the year prior features original music by Elliot Goldenthal. In this production, a reverie of love, lust, infatuation, and desire, the charmed Puck—in the visage of a Chaplinesque character—manipulates young lovers through a night of magical excitement.