The Divine Comic: The Cinema of Roberto Benigni - The Scarecrow Filmmakers Series 85 (Hardback)Carlo Celli (author)
Hardback 160 Pages / Published: 17/07/2001
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Introduces Benigni's performances in film, stage, and television, little known outside of Italy, with an emphasis on the cultural and intellectual backdrops that characterize his films, including his origins among the Tuscan rhyming poets and his experiences in the Roman avant-garde theater. Benigni's statements about his experiences and apprenticeships with cinema notables like Cesare Zavattini and Federico Fellini reveal a wealth of fresh information and confirm the sense that there is more to this madcap buffoon than meets the eye.
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 386 g
Dimensions: 227 x 151 x 10 mm
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