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Aro Recommended Tree of Wooden Clogs, The


Italy 1978, 176 minutes
Dir. Ermanno Olmi
In Italian with English subtitles
Rating: [PG]
Genres: Foreign Cinema, Drama

Topics: Neo-realism, Period 1920s.


Aroview: Portrayal of early 20th century peasantry in Lombardy, this un-melodramatic alternative to Bertolucci’s NOVACENTO, examines with quiet virtuosity the rhythms of a subsistence rural life with few consolations. Remarkable also for its glorious photography and ensemble cast.

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