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Infanzia, vocazione e prime esperienze di Giacomo Casanova, veneziano (1969)

Through the childhood and the adolescence of Giacomo Casanova (from his memoirs), this is a description of how people live in the Venice of the 18th century: customs, habits, medecine, ... See full summary »

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Through the childhood and the adolescence of Giacomo Casanova (from his memoirs), this is a description of how people live in the Venice of the 18th century: customs, habits, medecine, religion and most of all - the omnipresence of hypocrisy. Written by Yepok

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30 October 1969 (Italy)  »

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Giacomo Casanova: Childhood and Adolescence  »

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Venise au siècle des Lumières...
29 March 2000 | by (Champ sur Drac, France) – See all my reviews

Nobody seems to have seen this interesting movie.

Comencini shows us the 18th century Venice, a lusty and quite filthy place were ignorance rivals with appearances. Casanova is more a pretext than a pivotal character, he is portrayed as a handsome lad who does not grasp what is happening to him. The real Casanova was more astute.


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