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Acqua e zucchero: Carlo Di Palma
Archived: Acqua e zucchero: Carlo Di Palma - Water and Sugar: Carlo Di Palma, the Colours of Life (2016)

director: Fariborz Kamkari

With: Bernardo Bertolucci, Ken Loach, Francesco Rosi, a.o.

duration: 90 minutes
Documentary, Biography

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"Put together with affection and intelligence, this documentary portrait of Italian DOP Carlo Di Palma (1925-2004) gives us a handle on what made him a great cinematographer. The film shows how history and family circumstances formed his outlook, and treats us to copious clips." (Time Out)


director: Fariborz Kamkari
producer: Adriana Chiesa di Palma
Editor: Luigi Capalbo & Fabio Nunziata
Cinematography: Giuseppe Mottola

production company: CineFinance Italia

More info

dialogue: Italian
subtitles: Eng subt.
country: Italy
year: 2016


FARIBORZ KAMKARI (1971): Black Tape: A Tehran Diary, the Videotape Fariborz Kambari Found in the Garbage (2002), The Forbidden Chapter (2006), Golakani Kirkuk - The Flowers of Kirkuk (2010), Pitza e datteri (2015), Posso entrare? (2016, short), Acqua e zucchero: Carlo di Palmo (2016).

Technical Specs

format: DCP


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