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La notte di San Lorenzo

Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani / IT, 1982 / 107 min.

Lyrical masterpiece about a Tuscan village at the close of World War II full of black humour and surrealist scenes that won the Jury Prize in Cannes in 1982. In memory of Paolo Taviani, who died earlier this year.

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The Italian director Paolo Taviani and his brother Vittorio were responsible for classics including the Golden Palm winning Padre padrone (1977) and the Pirandello adaptation Kaos (1984). The former, who died on 29 February 2024, was the last of the brothers to pass away.

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Director

Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani

Production year

1982

Country

IT

Original title

La notte di San Lorenzo

Length

107 min.

Language

Italian

Subtitles

ENG

Format

DCP

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Eye’s collection includes a wealth of classics. With the Eye Classics series, Eye brings film history even closer. Every week, we screen at least three classics from the collection under one recognisable name: Eye Classics.

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