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Cantando dietro i paraventi (2003)

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Il vecchio capitano
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Confidente
Camillo Grassi ...
Nostromo
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Ammiraglio Ching
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Supremo ammiraglio Kwo Lang
Wen Li Guang ...
Dignitario imperiale
Chen Ruohao ...
Emissario imperiale
Davide Dragonetti ...
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Alberto Capone ...
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Mery Red
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Ammiraglio Thin Kwei
Bellini Zheng ...
Il piccolo Guiady
Gaowta Shara Azzolini ...
Piratessa
Xuwu Chen ...
Figlio del Cielo
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Cantando por Detrás das Cortinas  »

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Features La bella corsara (1928) See more »

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Passage I
Written by Danny Becher
Interpreted by Oreade Music
Licenced by Macchiavelly Music
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Another "not to be missed" Ermanno Olmi Film.
6 November 2006 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

I have yet to be disappointed with Olmi's work and "Cantando dietro i paraventi" was no exception. It met all my expectations and more. It is a superbly executed film with all the hallmarks of Olmi's lyricism and beauty of composition. Each frame is a joy to behold and Olmi is a master at setting mood and tempo. From the stage to high seas the audience is taken on a memorable journey - a blend of the real and the performed which culminates in a beautiful and magical scene of kites soaring through and from the sky bearing their message of peace. Long may Olmi and his son continue to make films of such quality and visual delight.


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