Saturday, 4 April 2009

Der Tod in Venedig

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Just a quick post to make a weekend film recommendation: Death in venice. The film, directed by Luchino Visconti, is based on the novel of the same name by Thomas Mann.

Un post rápido para recomendar una peli para este fin de semana: Muerte en Venecia. La cinta, dirigida por Luchino Visconti, está basada en la novela del mismo nombre de Thomas Mann.

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The film tells the story of a German composer who after a hard time in life decides to leave for Venice looking for some peace of mind. However, his problems start as soon as he meets the young Tadzio and falls madly in love with him.

La película cuenta la historia de un compositor alemán que tras un duro periodo de su vida decide retirarse por un tiempo a Venecia buscando un poco de paz. Sin embargo, sus problemas empiezan cuando conoce a Tadzio, un jóven de tan solo 13 años del que se enamora perdidamente.

13 comments:

joanne said...

SUCH an amazing film. actually, death in venice is my second favourite novel(la) after unbearable lightness of being.

now i want to watch it/read it again :P hope your weekend's been fantastic so far!

DeMoDé said...

Preciosos fotogramas!

Ambroisine said...

Omg yes this movie is awesome.. with the music of Malher it's just fantastic !

cuteseas said...

if thats the boy he falls in love with in the stripes...i dont blame him teehee

Shin said...

I really wish I could see this movie. Maybe it's available in DVD? That boy is gorgeous!

Pepa Xavier said...

I'll look fo the dvd, I head about it so many times, must be fabulous. btw..I have a question fo you in my blog! xoxo

tanya said...

oooh, this looks interesting, I'm going to check it out--thanks for sharing :-)

totallymisslikey said...

i want to see this movie
p.s.lovely blog

susie_bubble said...

Brilliant movie recommendation...

Paradis said...

Tadzio era un chico muy guapo et los lugares en que la película fue filmada son muy lindos, pero no me gustó de todo, es muy largo!

La Chauve-Souris said...

this movie is on of my favourite!! love the "non dit" going on in this movie, the angel face of the boy, the very dreamy landscape, the outfits,... love every thing in this movie!
great blog btw

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tmh said...

i saw this a looong time ago! thank you for reminding me! i think i know my next dvd purchase : )

Carmen Gloria said...

Ya vi esta película, es malísima y abrrudísima. Ni lo recomiendo a nadie.

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