Berlinale: Programme

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Culinary Cinema

Contadini del mare

Peasants Of The Sea

The Sicilian “peasants of the sea” fish tunas using a traditional technique. “I felt that I had witnessed not just the world of my ancestors appear in front of my eyes but also a cinema that no longer existed. A cinema with the power of religious evocations”. (Martin Scorsese)

Italy 1956, 11 min


Vittorio De Seta