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Gillo Pontecorvo
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Country: Italy

Total Titles at Criticker: 10 - You've Seen 0

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Titles You Haven't Rated: Director (6) | Actor (4) | Writer (2)
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Elio Petri: Notes on a Filmmaker (2005)
Although he directed a dozen films and won, among many major awards, a foreign film Oscar for "Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion," Elio Petri has been rather scandalously forgotten since his death in 1982. The passionate little biodoc "Elio Petri: Notes on a Filmmaker" will be of special interest to festivals in recalling Petri's career as a politically militant director in the '60s and '70s... (Variety.com)
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Marxist Poetry: The Making of
Marxist Poetry: The Making of "The Battle of Algiers," a documentary featuring interviews with Pontecorvo, Gatti, composer Ennio Morricone, and others (criterion)
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Ennio Morricone (1995)
A documentary exploring the life and work of the great Italian composer. (imdb)
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Pontecorvo: The Dictatorship of Truth (1992)
Movie is presented by Edward Said and explores the works of Pontecorvo
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12 registi per 12 città (1989)
Promotional omnibus film, made for the 1990 FIFA World Cup in Italy, featuring portraits of 12 Italian cities. (imdb)
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Operation Ogre (1979)
A group of Basque separatists is determined to kidnap Spain dictatorship's number two, Admiral Carrero Blanco. Long and dangerous preparations are carried out, but when everything seems to be ready, the political situation changes abruptly, and so do the Basques' plans. (poictesme)
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Burn! (1969)
The professional mercenary Sir William Walker instigates a slave revolt on the Caribbean island of Queimada in order to help improve the British sugar trade. Years later he is sent again to deal with the same rebels that he built up because they have seized to much power that now threatens British sugar interests. (imdb)
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The Battle of Algiers (1966)
A surprisingly unbiased account of the bloodiest revolution in modern history. (imdb)
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Kapò (1959)
A young Jewish girl leads an escape attempt from a concentration camp. (imdb)
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The Wide Blue Road (1957)
Squarciò, a fisherman, lives with his family on a small island off the Dalmatian coast of Italy. Like his fellow villagers, Squarciò struggles against harsh living conditions, a scarcity of fish in nearby waters and exploitation by the local wholesaler. But while the other fishermen continue to use nets, he goes out to the open sea to fish illegally with bombs... (imdb)
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