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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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Camillo Grassi ...
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Impressive
4 April 2005 | by (Istanbul, Turkey) – See all my reviews

Surely it is not a masterpiece but a very very impressive work.

First of all watching a far-eastern myth from the perspective of an Italian director is really exciting. Costume and production designs are very good. On the other hand cinematography is also brilliant. The most interesting part is that cinematography is not something we used to see in far-eastern movies. That increases the originality. Italian speaking characters are not artificial since all the dialogs and themes contain universal issues. Bud Spencer's performance is really good. But the biggest thing is, of course, Olmi's narration style. There were some parallel editing samples in the movie that should have been shown in film classes.


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