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Cinema Paradiso

Synopsis
A digitally remastered version of this multi award-winning film in which a young boy in a small Italian village is overjoyed when the local movie projectionist reveals to him the mysteries of moviemaking, beginning his lifelong love affair with cinema. Musical score by Ennio Morricone.

This 4-DVD set contains extras including: theatrical version and director’s cut, plus a CD soundtrack of Morricone’s score; Guiseppe Tornatore’s A Dream of Sicilly (52 mins); A Bear and a Mouse in Paradise - a documentary (26 mins); the kissing sequence (7 mins); original trailer; stills gallery
Language
Italian (Standard)
Country
Italy
Year of release
2007
Year of production
1989
Subjects
Italian studies; Film Studies
Keywords
cinema - Italy; film studies

Credits

Director
Giuseppe Tornatore
Cast
Agnes Nano 
Jaques Perrin 
Marco Leonardi 
Philippe Noiret 
Salvatore Cascio 

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£19.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
285 minutes
Year
2007

Distributor

Name

Arrow Film Distributors Ltd

Web
http://www.arrowfilms.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
01923 858306
Fax
01923 859673
Address
18 Watford Road
Radlett
Herts
WD7 8LE
Notes
contact: Neil Agran
 

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