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The Protagonists (1999)

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An Italian movie crew goes to London to make a documentary about a murder case that took place a few years before.

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Claudio Gioè ...
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An Italian movie crew goes to London to see a very close friend of the director, Tilda Swinton, who leads them on the trail of an actual event that took place a few years before - about two teenagers who murdered a complete stranger simply to prove themselves that they had the courage to do it. Written by L.H. Wong <lhw@sfs.org.sg>

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...wanna see a mesmerizing movie?
26 March 2004 | by (Irun, Spain) – See all my reviews

...wanna see a mesmerizing movie? try this obscure italian docu-fiction starring miss Tilda 'Orlando' Swinton. It alternates cinema-verité and fictional reconstruction in a deep intense, experimental way. don't miss it if you like wild visions. music is stunningly beautiful and the editing is now fast then slow then fast again. I saw it in a festival and will look for a dvd release of it, it really touched me deeply. Paco


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