Wilde Salome offers an unprecedented behind the scenes look at Pacino’s odyssey: a master class of insight into this cultural icon. Pacino’s raw exploration of Salome is one of obsession, determination, commitment and above all, passion.
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FNC '15 Producer Barry Navidi was on hand to present this long gestating experimentation from director Pacino. Like the earlier "Looking for Richard" this is an ambitious and challenging vanity project that now acts as an early glimpse into the veracity of actress Jessica Chastain. Pacino's doc takes us to the mounting of play, filming of movie, and quasi-document of Wilde himself yet never satisfies on any level.