Sunday, May 19

1964 Venice Film Festival – Silver Lion – Grand Jury Prize Winner and Nominees

1964 Venice Film Festival – Silver Lion – Grand Jury Prize Winner

Hamlet Grigoriy Kozintsev

Hamlet

Grigoriy Kozintsev

When the king of Denmark dies suddenly, his son, crown prince Hamlet, returns home to find that his uncle Claudius has usurped the throne and married Hamlet’s recently widowed mother. Then, one night, Hamlet is visited by his father’s ghost who commands hi

The Gospel According to St. Matthew Pier Paolo Pasolini

The Gospel According to St. Matthew

Pier Paolo Pasolini

The life of Jesus Christ according to the Gospel of Matthew. Pasolini shows Christ as a Marxist avant-la-lettre and therefore uses half of the text of Matthew.