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The Decameron Details

FULL SYNOPSIS

The Decameron was the first of director [[Performer~P105725~Pier Paolo Pasolini~pierpaolopasolini]]'s "trilogy of life." The film, based on the sexually supercharged tales of [[Performer~P316002~Boccaccio~giovanniboccaccio]], is a patchwork of many of [[Performer~P105725~Pasolini~pierpaolopasolini]]'s favorite themes. [[Performer~P105725~Pasolini~pierpaolopasolini]] himself plays the role of an aspiring fresco painter who is advised that his completed work will never be as satisfying as his dream of that work. The film is followed by [[Performer~P105725~Pasolini~pierpaolopasolini]]'s [[Feature~V8043~The Canterbury Tales~thecanterburytales]] and [[Feature~V2745~The Arabian Nights~thearabiannights]]. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

  • Release date:June 29, 1971

Crew

Pier Paolo Pasolini
Director
Alberto Grimaldi
Producer
Franco Rossellini
Producer
Giovanni Boccaccio
Book Author
Pier Paolo Pasolini
Screenwriter
Tonino Delli Colli
Cinematographer
Pier Paolo Pasolini
Composer (Music Score)
Ennio Morricone
Composer (Music Score)
Nino Baragli
Editor
Enzo Ocone
Editor
Tatiana Casini
Editor
Dante Ferretti
Production Designer
Danilo Donati
Costume Designer
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