Il DECAMERONE (1970)

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  • The DECAMERON Alternative

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Synopsis

Consists of eleven tales selected from Boccaccio's book: the first half of the film is centered around the character of Ciappelletto while the second half of the film has as the central character the painter Giotto.

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    Based on a collection of medieval stories by 14th century writer Giovanni Boccaccio, the first film in Pasolini’s Trilogy of Life captures the joys and sorrows of life.

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