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Water and Sugar: Carlo Di Palma, the Colours of Life (2016)

Acqua e zucchero: Carlo Di Palma, i colori della vita (original title)
A look at the life and work of Italian cinematographer, Carlo di Palma.


Fariborz Kamkari
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Carlo Di Palma ... Self (archive footage)
Carlo Vanzina Carlo Vanzina ... Self
Valentina Di Palma Valentina Di Palma ... Self - Carlo Di Palma's daughter
Giuliano Montaldo ... Self
Christian De Sica ... Self
Francesco Maselli ... Self (as Citto Maselli)
Paolo Taviani ... Self
Bernardo Bertolucci ... Self
Marcello Foti Marcello Foti ... Self - director general of Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia
Ken Loach ... Self
Piers Handling ... Self - director, Toronto International Film Festival
Francesco Rosi ... Self
Wim Wenders ... Self
Carlo Lizzani ... Self
Caterina D'Amico Caterina D'Amico ... Self - principal, Scuola Nazionale di Cinema
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The docufilm is not only the biography of the legendary cinematographer and director, Carlo Di Palma, but an emotional journey into the greatest moment of Italian Cinema. From the neorealism of Luchino Visconti, Vittorio De Sica, Roberto Rossellini, to Michelangelo Antonioni's "Blow Up" and "Red Desert" to the masterpieces of Woody Allen. Anecdotes, reflections and commentary by prestigious figures of world cinema such as Bernardo Bertolucci, Woody Allen, Wim Wenders, Volker Schlondorf and Ken Loach, accompany us on this fascinating voyage infused with the colours and vision of an Italian cinema that will remain forever in the annals of world cinema and the films of the great contemporary genius, Woody Allen.

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28 July 2017 (USA) See more »

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