A Director talks about his film

United States, 1979

Film
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A satirical film depicting an interview with an Italian film director, Aldo Altonandino who’s remarks in Italian are translated into English by a deadpanned, uninvolved female interpreter. As he gets carried away by his pseudo-eloquence the translator continues in robot-like fashion. As the camera pulls back, the real director appears explaining his idea for the film.

Credits

director

David Grotenstein

co-producer

David Grotenstein

Peter Riegert

Susan Krebs

production company

Prospective Films

Language

English

Duration

00:06:00:00

Colour

Colour

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