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The Clowns

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The culmination of filmmaker [[Performer~P89547~Federico Fellini's~federicofellini]] lifelong love affair with circus folk was his 1971 [[Feature~V120210~The Clowns~saltimbancii]] ([[Feature~V120210~I clowns~saltimbancii]]). Fellini's alter ego this time is a young boy, taking in his first circus (again, we're treated to the "parade" motif so often utilized by the director). As the clowns go through their rollicking routines, Fellini takes the time to snipe at movie critics by having one humorless...more

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