Water And Sugar. Carlo Di Palma, The Colours Of Life

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This docufilm is not only the story of the artistic life of Carlo Di Palma, director of photography, but also a veritable journey into Italian cinema through more than 100 films on which he collaborated — from the neorealism of Visconti, De Sica, and Rossellini — to the masterpieces that marked the history of world cinema, including "Deserto Rosso" and "Blow Up" by Michelangelo Antonioni, and Carlo Di Palma's long collaboration with Woody Allen.
Anecdotes, reflections and commentary by prestigious figures of world cinema such as Bernardo Bertolucci, Woody Allen, Wim Wenders, Volker Schlondorf and Ken Loach, accompany us on this fascinating voyage infused with the colours and vision of an Italian cinema that will remain forever in the annals of world cinema and the films of the great contemporary genius, Woody Allen.

Director’s Biography
Fariborz Kamkari is a Kurdish Iranian film director and producer. Kamkari was born in 1971 in Iran, and studied cinema and theatre in Tehran, Iran. In 2002, he wrote and directed his first feature film, Black Tape. The film won the top jury prize at Cinequest Film Festival, and was in competition at the Venice Film Festival. His recent documentary about the life of legendary cinematographer Carlo Di Palma went on to be screened at many festivals and, won accolades.

Director : Fariborz Kamkari
Producer : Adriana Chiesa Di Palma
Cast : Bernardo Bertolucci, Woody Allen, Ken Loach, Wim Wenders, Volker Schlöndorff
Screenplay : Fariborz Kamkari
Cinematographer : Fabio Zamarion
Editor : Fabio Nunziata, Luigi Capalbo
Production Company : Acek srl
World Sales : Adriana Chiesa Enterprises
World Sales Phone : +39 06 8086052
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Festivals :
Venice Film Festival 2016
Toronto International Film Festival 2016
Moscow International Film Festival 2017
Original Title : Acqua E Zucchero Carlo Di Palma,I Colori Della Vita
English Title : Water And Sugar. Carlo Di Palma, The Colours Of Life
Country : Italy
Language : Italian, English, Russian, French
Runtime : 90mins
Year : 2016
Colour : Colour

Director’s Filmography
2016 Water and Sugar: Carlo Di Palma, the Colours of Life
2015 Pitza e Datteri (Pitza and Dates) comedy
2010 Golakani Kirkuk - The Flowers of Kirkuk
2002 Black Tape: A Tehran Diary, the Videotape Fariborz Kamkari Found in the Garbage


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