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Francesco Rosi-Cristo si è fermato a Eboli (1979)  Video

Posted by FNB47 at May 20, 2007
Francesco Rosi-Cristo si è fermato a Eboli (1979)

Francesco Rosi-Cristo si è fermato a Eboli (1979)
1463.4 MB | 2:25:08 | Italian with Eng. s/t | XviD, 1230 Kb/s | 656x496

In the fascist Italy of 1935, a painter trained as a doctor is exiled to a remote region near Eboli. Over time, he learns to appreciate the beauty and wisdom of the peasants, and to overcome his isolation. The story follows a real life anti-fascist intellectual, Carlo Levi, into his forced exile in small, isolated village in a remote region of Southern Italy. The village is populated by inhabitants who barely survive on the meager harvest of the unyielding land. Eboli, the closest train station, is the last outpost of civilization (such as it is) before entering a world that has changed very little since the Middle Ages. The movie title, after the book written by Carlo Levi, expresses all the sense of abandon, neglect, desolation and human despair. According to the local tales, even Christ, in his southward journey, went no further than Eboli. Beyond that point, not even God dared (or could be bothered) to go… (http://imdb.com/title/tt0079010/plotsummary)

L'Albero degli Zoccoli (1978) Collector's Edition  Video

Posted by edi1967 at Oct. 28, 2012
L'Albero degli Zoccoli (1978) Collector's Edition

L'Albero degli Zoccoli (1978) Collector's Edition
The Tree of Wooden Clogs
A Film by Ermanno Olmi
2xDVD9 | VIDEO_TS | PAL | 1,33:1 | 4:3 | 720x576 | 03:06:12 | 5% Recovery | 7,6 GB + 4.4 GB
Languages Available: Italian DTS / Dolby Digital 5.1 / 2.0 AC3 | Subtitles: English, French, Spanish, Italian
Extra: Menù, Scene Selection, Ermanno Olmi Commentary, Photo Gallery, Ermanno Olmi Biography, Cast Profiles
Genre: Drama | 15 wins & 1 nomination

"L'albero degli zoccoli" è la storia di una cascina lombarda sul chiudersi dell’800, delle sue consuetudini e dei suoi costumi. Una cultura rurale nobile e compatta, segnata nel flusso delle stagioni da obiettivi puri ed essenziali, da sposalizi e da nascite, furberie e sacrifici, necessità prioritarie ed inavvertibili vizi, da Dio e dalla terra.