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Sam Rohdie

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Salò: A Cinema of Poetry

In Pasolini’s last interview, just before his murder, and prior to the release of Salò, or The 120 Days of Sodom, he identified himself simply as a poet. His most well-known essay on the cinema was entitled “Il cinema di poesia.” In his writin…

By Sam Rohdie


Amarcord: Federico of the Spirits
Amarcord: Federico of the Spirits

Federico Fellini was born and brought up in Rimini, Italy, a small seaside town in the province of Emilia-Romagna. Amarcord is a neologism he contrived, which comes closest to the Emiliano-Romagnolo dialect phrase mi ricordo (I remember). Fellini, a …

By Sam Rohdie