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The Canterbury Tales (Dual Format Edition) - DVD The Canterbury Tales (Dual Format Edition)

Pier Paolo Pasolini's adaptation of Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, the middle film in his Trilogy of Life series.

Pier Paolo Pasolini's adaptation of Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, the middle film in his Trilogy of Life series.

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The second part of Pasolini's Trilogy of Life plunges with gusto into dark and bawdy tales which celebrate almost every conceivable form of sexual act with a rich, earthy humour. Presented here in a transfer from the original negative, and with special features including alternative audio options, and a new documentary on Pasolini and the Italian genre film. Pasolini himself has a cameo appearance in this playful film, presented here in a new high definition restoration.

The second part of Pasolini's Trilogy of Life plunges with gusto into dark and bawdy tales which celebrate almost every conceivable form of sexual act with a rich, earthy humour. Presented here in a transfer from the original negative, and with special features including alternative audio options, and a new documentary on Pasolini and the Italian genre film. Pasolini himself has a cameo appearance in this playful film, presented here in a new high definition restoration.

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SKU 5035673011164
Catalogue Number BFIB1116
Subtitle A film by Pier Paolo Pasolini
Product contents
  • Alternative English-language version presented with English version inserts.
  • Original Italian trailer.
  • Exclusive new documentary exploring Pasolini's significance to the Italian genre film.
  • Fully illustrated booklet
Year 1971
Publisher(s) BFI
Format DVD
Countries Italy
Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Colour Colour
Sound Sound
Subtitles English
Language(s) Italian
Running time 107
DVD region 2
Blu-ray region B
Certificate 15

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