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Singing Behind Screens (2003)
"Cantando dietro i paraventi" (original title)

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Il vecchio capitano
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Vedova Ching
Sally Ming Zeo Ni ...
Confidente
Camillo Grassi ...
Nostromo
Makoto Kobayashi ...
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Yang Li Xiang ...
Supremo ammiraglio Kwo Lang
Wen Li Guang ...
Dignitario imperiale
Chen Ruohao ...
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Gaowta Shara Azzolini ...
Piratessa
Xuwu Chen ...
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Cantando por Detrás das Cortinas  »

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Tristia: Marche funèbre pour la dernière scène d'Hamlet
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Written by Hector Berlioz
Interpreted by the Cleveland Orchestra and Chorus
Directed by Pierre Boulez
Published by Deutsche Grammophon
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Olmi's best?
16 March 2006 | by (Spain) – See all my reviews

There's a laconic but amazing beauty in Olmi's last release. "Cantando dietro i paraventi" is a song for all the adventures that we didn't experiment, for all the landscapes we'd never see. It's his more "wellesian" work and one of the movies that impressed me the most in the last five years. I don't want to think what would Greenaway do with this material but probably a total failure. This film from a veteran like Olmi remembers us that weerasethakul and Sang-soo are the present, not the future. After a long career and still recent his brilliant "Ilo mestiere delle armi", Olmi returns to a place that he never thought: the land of the filmmakers compromised with themselves and the history. It's amazing doing this in a rickety cinematography like Italy's. Cheers, signore Olmi


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