- 98 min
- Directed by: Pier Paolo Pasolini
- Written by: Pier Paolo Pasolini
- Cast: Silvana Mangano, Terence Stamp, Massimo Girotti
- Language: Italian
- UK release: 12 April 2013
Pasolini's twin obsessions, Christianity and Marxism, are brought searingly to life in this intense fable, featuring Tel as a mysterious Christ figure who creates spiritual, sexual and emotional upheavals within a wealthy family when he stays for a short time in their home. Enigmatic and powerful.
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Reviews & features
Theorem19 Jan 2010
Monorail Film Club screening of Pier Paolo Pasolini’s seminal class struggle satire. Selected and introduced by Stephen McRobbie from The Pastels. GFT, Glasgow on Sun 31 Jan.
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