Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Pier Paolo Pasolini - Appunti per un film sull'india AKA Notes for a Film on India (1968)


here's very little about this film on the internet. Pasolini travels to India to make notes about a future film he planned on making. He examines differences between the modern India and the historical one found in its mythologies and vedic texts by posing a particular question based on a didactic anecdote that no longer seems to apply in a twentieth century world. This 'prehistory' forms most of the first part of the film. The second part covers a modern India marred by social divisions, overpopulation and poverty. Pasolini keeps his focus on the human tragedy involved at all times.

http://www.filesonic.com/file/39880521/Appunti Per Un Film Sull'India di P.P.Pasolini.avi
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