"Why create a work when it is beautiful to only dream it?" Pier Paolo Pasolini
Written by Boccaccio between 1349 and 1353, The Decameron contains a hundred stories that are told in ten days of the lords of Florence kept away from the city because of the plague epidemic. Of all these stories, Pasolini will retain ten that he will link by bringing back here and there two or three characters, in particular that of Giotto (to whom he lends his features) who came to Naples to create a series of frescoes...
THE DECAMERON 1971 – Colors – 111 mins New Master Restored VOSTF - Forbidden to children under 16
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. NINETTO DAVOLI, THE PASOLINIAN FRIEND (12 mn) Ninetto Davoli, one of Pasolini's favorite friends and actors, talks about his meeting with the filmmaker and tells how he helped him, in Naples and its surroundings, to choose the characters for the Decameron .
BD 50 • HIGH DEFINITION MASTER • 1080/23.98p • AVC ENCODING • Original Italian Version / French Version DTS-HD Master Audio 1.0 • French Subtitles • 1.85 format respected • Colors • Length of Film: 111 mn