The Decameron (film)
The Decameron (Italian: Il Decameron) is a 1971 film by Italian director Pier Paolo Pasolini, based on the novel Il Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio. It is the first movie of Pasolini's Trilogy of life, the others being The Canterbury Tales and Arabian Nights.
The tales contain abundant nudity, sex, slapstick and scatological humor. The film was entered into the 21st Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear Extraordinary Jury Prize.

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The Decameron (1971) - IMDb
An adaptation of nine stories from Bocaccio's "Decameron": A young man from Perugia is swindled twice ... Movie House of Worship: Los Angeles' Aero Theater
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Il Decameron (The Decameron) - Rotten Tomatoes
Review: The Decameron was the first of director Pier Paolo Pasolini's "trilogy of life." The film, based on the sexually supercharged tales of Boccaccio, is a...
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The Decameron (1971 film) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Decameron (Italian: Il Decameron) is a 1971 film by Italian director Pier Paolo Pasolini, based on the novel Il Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio. It is the first ...
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The Decameron - Women in Prison Films
May 8, 2012 ... If you're into fat nuns and ugly men...well, this is the movie for you.... An adaptation of nine stories from Bocaccio's Decameron.
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Movie Review - Il Decamerone - Pasolini's 'Decameron' at the Film ...
Pasolini's 'Decameron' at the Film Festival. By VINCENT CANBY. Published: October 5, 1971. Pier Paolo Pasolini, the Italian director, has always been ...
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Jim's Reviews - Pasolini's Decameron - Jclarkmedia.com
The Decameron provides an ebullient start to Pasolini's Trilogy of Life , which ... The film's nine stories tell of an irrepressible young man who is swindled twice ...
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The Decameron is a 1971 film by Italian director Pier Paolo Pasolini, based on the novel Il Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio. It is the first movie of Pasolini's ...
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The Decameron, subtitled Prince Galehaut, is a collection of novellas by the 14th-century Italian author Giovanni Boccaccio (1313–1375). The book is structured as a ...
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New digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray edition On “The Decameron,” a new visual essay by film scholar Patrick Rumble
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The first of Pasolini's colourful, entertaining and highly erotic Trilogy of Life films, The Decameron tells ten tales of sex and death, involving lusty nuns and ...
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Nov 13, 2012 ... The Decameron is the first of Pasolini's Trilogy of Life films. ... Colin MacCabe is Distinguished Professor of English and Film at the University of ...
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Rice University - Rice Cinema, Houston presents Pier Paolo Pasolini's Trilogy of Life: the three extraordinary films he made in the early 1970s based on classic ...
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The various tales of love in The Decameron range from the erotic to the tragic. Tales of wit ..... A number of film adaptations have been based on tales from The Decameron. Pier Paolo ... Bodleian Library, University of Oxford. 2000–2003.
[PDF]Pasolini's Laugh: Joyful Ignorance in The Decameron - Scholarship ...
Andrea Privitera, Western University. In this paper, I discuss Giovanni Boccaccio's The Decameron and its 1971 film adaptation by Pier. Paolo Pasolini.
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Mar 3, 2013... The Decameron and its 1971 film adaptation by Pier Paolo Pasolini. ... in the Decameron Andrea Privitera, Western University In this paper, ...
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the Decameron Web @ Brown University in collaboration with the Italian ... into contemporary English; the best adaptation in other media (YouTube movie, ...
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Fordham University ... Film: Medieval · Film: Modern · Film: Saints. About IHSP IJSP Credits. Medieval Sourcebook: Boccaccio: The Decameron - Introduction ...
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The Decameron: Pier Paolo Pasolini at University of California ...
Oct 26, 2013 ... For the first film in what he called his "Trilogy of Life," Pasolini selects eleven tales from Boccaccio's classic one hundred, mostly those set in ...
Books on the term The Decameron (film)
A Certain Realism: Making Use of Pasolini's Film Theory and ...
A Certain Realism: Making Use of Pasolini's Film Theory and ...
Maurizio Sanzio Viano, 1993
For // Decamerone, see Ben Lawton, "Theory and Praxis in Pasolini's Trilogy of Life: 'Decameron,'" Quarterly Review of Film Studies 2, no. 4 (November 1977): 395-417; and Millicent Marcus, "The Decameron: Pasolini as Reader of Boccaccio ...
The Decameron: A New Translation (Norton Critical Editions)
The Decameron: A New Translation (Norton Critical Editions)
Giovanni Boccaccio, 1977
This volume contains twenty-one of the hundred novelle that comprise Boccaccio’s masterpiece.The stories have been chosen to represent the most notable of the author’s themes and the most characteristic and influential examples of his narrative technique. All are in new translations by Mark Musa and Peter Bondanella which successfully capture Bocca...
Literature Into Film: Theory and Practical Approaches
Literature Into Film: Theory and Practical Approaches
Linda Costanzo Cahir, 2006
As The Bedford Anthology of World Literature asserts (with a certain hyperbole), these stories “have been made into movies by Hollywood studios on almost an annual basis” (Davis, 435). The Decameron has been translated to film at least ten ...
The Decameron (Oxford World's Classics)
The Decameron (Oxford World's Classics)
Giovanni Boccaccio, 2008
'This new translation of The Decameron is especially valuable for the manner in which it accurately imitates the divergent tones and structures of Boccaccio's prose. Boccaccio's art is an exercise in brinkmanship which leads characters and readers alike into a turmoil of moral and social disorder only to retrieve them within his form...
Decameron
Decameron
Giovanni Boccaccio, 2010
A brilliant new translation of the work that Herman Hesse called “the first great masterpiece of European storytelling.” From the Hardcover edition.
Visualizing Boccaccio: Studies on Illustrations of the Decameron, from Giotto to Pasolini (Cambridge Studies in...
Visualizing Boccaccio: Studies on Illustrations of the Decameron, from Giotto to Pasolini (Cambridge Studies in...
Jill M. Ricketts, 1997
Visualizing Boccaccio represents a new approach to the interpretation of Boccaccio's classic book of erotic tales, The Decameron. In a comparison of selected tales from The Decameron with works by Cimabue and Giotto, fifteenth-century manuscript illumination, a series of paintings by Botticelli, and Pier Paolo Pasolini's cinematic interpr...
Filmmaking by the Book: Italian Cinema and Literary Adaptation
Filmmaking by the Book: Italian Cinema and Literary Adaptation
Millicent Marcus, 1993
Decameron. WRITING WITH BODIES Where The Gospel According to St. Matthew precipitated a stylistic crisis in ... and La ricotta, The Decameron signaled a radical thematic and ideological shift in his approach to his art.1 As the first film of ...
Pasolini, Chaucer And Boccaccio: Two Medieval Texts And Their Translation to Film
Pasolini, Chaucer And Boccaccio: Two Medieval Texts And Their Translation to Film
2006
Pier Pasolini’s “trilogy of life” is a series of film adaptations of major texts of the past: The Decameron, The Canterbury Tales, and One Thousand and One Nights. The movies demonstrate a film author’s acute aesthetic sensibility through a highly original cinematic rendering of the sources. The first two films, closely examined in this book, offer...
Framing Pictures: Film and the Visual Arts
Framing Pictures: Film and the Visual Arts
Steven Jacobs, 2011
According to Marc Weis, Pasolini even 'seems to have caught the film bug, or the bug for directing films, not in a cinema, but rather ... Several of his later films, too, particularly The Decameron and I Racconti di Canterbury, are marked by shots ...
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Hell On Frisco Bay: The Decameron (1971)
WHO: Pier Paolo Pasolini wrote the screenplay, directed, and took a small but significant acting role as the painter Giotto in this adaptation of eleven interwoven tales from Boccaccio. WHAT: One of Pasolini's most beautiful and entertaining films, and no less intellectually rich than the rest of his work.
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The Decameron: The Past Is Present - From the Current - The Criterion Collection
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UCLA Happenings - 'The Decameron' (1971) - Photographer Roberto Villa in person! - August 2, 2013
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The Decameron | Blu-Ray Review | Film @ The Digital Fix
Noel Megahey takes a look at the first film in Pasolini's Trilogy of Life, an adaptation of Boccaccio's bawdy and irreverent stories, restored and brought to High Definition by the BFI.
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The Cleveland Movie Blog: Major Pasolini film series coming to the Cinematheque
[Press release from the Cleveland Cinematheque. ] Italy’s late, great writer and film director Pier Paolo Pasolini will be the subject of a near-complete retrospective at the Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque in January and February.
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Originally created by The Drama Llama (funny blog name, I must say), the Alphabet Movie Meme is, a fun series of questions, all movie related of course. I found out about this on a blog I follow called Film Grimoire. If you know me at all or read my blog, chances are a lot of…
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MoMA | The Decameron
MoMA | The Decameron
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THE DECAMERON | Electric Sheep – Uncompromising Film, DVD & Book reviews
All of the tales are faithful to Boccaccio's originals but are also well suited to Pasolini's world view: sinners are remembered as saints, evil doings go unpunished and religious hypocrisy is rife. Review by Paul Huckerby
www.electricsheepmagazine.co.uk/reviews/2009/05/02/thedecameron/
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