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Ondata di calore

Directed by Nelo Risi
Italy, France, 1970
Drama

Synopsis

Joyce is alone in her luxurious apartment in Morocco during a heat wave. While trying to cool down, she shows signs of sexual frustration and anxiety. She holds a party, goes to the beach and meets her physician. But where’s her husband?

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Ondata di calore Directed by Nelo Risi

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  • josé neves's rating of the film Ondata di calore

    Youtube, in a print that disrespects the original format and cuts the edges of the frames, with discolored colors and the RAI 3's logo in the upper right corner of the image. And despite all this, a masterpiece of Italian cinema criminally ignored. As in the extraordinary final sequence (but is there any one that is not?), in which the sound is mostly off/in, simultaneously, in this movie everything is latency: ...

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