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The Decameron

Il Decameron

Directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini
Italy, 1971
Comedy, Drama, History


An adaptation of nine stories from Bocaccio’s Decameron, the first part of Pasolini’s Trilogy of Life which also includes The Canterbury Tales and Arabian Nights.

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The Decameron Directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1971 | Winner: Special Jury Prize

The New York Film Festival


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