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L'Italia non è un paese povero (1960)

A documentary about Italy's underground oil and metan deposits, sponsored by Italian state-owned oil company, ENI. Pictures of the state-of-the-art oil infrastructure are mixed with others ... See full summary »

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A documentary about Italy's underground oil and metan deposits, sponsored by Italian state-owned oil company, ENI. Pictures of the state-of-the-art oil infrastructure are mixed with others of the traditional way of living of poorer Italian regions. Written by Alessio F. Bragadini <alessio@dsnet.it>

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Italy Is Not a Poor Country  »

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The positive print of the original uncensored cut had been saved to France by young assistant director Tinto Brass and released only in 1999. See more »

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Referenced in Quando l'Italia non era un paese povero (1997) See more »

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