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Days of Nietzsche in Turin (2001)

Dias de Nietzsche em Turim (original title)
A cinematographic essay, without dialogues, about the months Nietszche spent in Turin, Italy, with narration quoted by his original writings.

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Friedrich Nietzsche
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Paulo José
Tina Novelli
Isabel Themudo
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A cinematographic essay, without dialogues, about the months Nietszche spent in Turin, Italy, with narration quoted by his original writings.

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Slow and Sleepy
26 July 2002 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

Read Luizas comments. Insomniacs will be cured. Some parts of course are more interesting than others of course. Many of the scenes are shot in old Rio buildings in a way to make it look like europe/italy. I like nietshce... but hard film to digest.


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