Focus: Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet - Session 7: Dalla nube alla resistenza (From the Clouds to the Resistance) | Tabakalera - Donostia / San Sebastián

Session 7: Dalla nube alla resistenza (From the Clouds to the Resistance)

Dalla nube a la resistenza Straub Huillet

Dalla nube alla resistenza (De la nube a la resistencia), Italy, 1979, 105', OV with Spanish subtitles*, DCP. 

Adaptation in two movements of two texts by Cesare Pavese. The first part of the film takes place in ancient times, in the Dialogues with Leuco. The second one is set shortly after the end of World War II, when the narrator of the novel The Moon and the Bonfires returns to his hometown after having made his fortune.

 

*Notice: The following film may have some particularities in the subtitles. Some phrases or fragments would have no subtitles at all. This is not a mistake. It follows the way that Straub and Huillet wanted their films to be subtitled.