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The Decameron (DVD)

by Pier Paolo Pasolini
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Pier Paolo Pasolini writes, directs and stars in this Italian comedy drama based on Giovanni Boccaccio's novel. Made up of nine individual stories, the film includes tales of betrayed husbands, young lovers, immoral nuns, deceptive doctors and unlikely saints as well as two friends who wish to find out about the afterlife. Meanwhile, a painter's pupil named Allievo di Giotto (Pasolini) arrives in Naples to paint a mural.
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    SKU 5035673020951
    Catalogue Number BFIV2095
    Year 1971
    Director Pasolini, Pier Paolo
    Format DVD
    Publisher(s) BFI
    Countries France , Germany , Italy
    Aspect ratio 1:1.85 (17:9) Theatrical widescreen
    Sound Dolby Mono
    Subtitles English
    Language(s) Italian
    Running time 107 mins
    DVD region 2
    Certificate 18
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