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Il Posto

Spine #194

Jun 24, 2003

Number of Discs: 1

  • 1.33:1 Standard
  • Italian Dolby Digital 1.0 Mono
  • English subtitles

Il Posto

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Directed By: Ermanno Olmi
Starring: Loredana Detto, Sandro Panseri
Licensor: Titanus

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When young Domenico (Sandro Panseri) ventures from the small village of Meda to Milan in search of employment, he finds himself on the bottom rung of the bureaucratic ladder in a huge, faceless company. The prospects are daunting, but Domenico finds reason for hope in the fetching Antonietta (Loredana Detto). A tender coming-of-age story and a sharp observation of dehumanizing corporate enterprise, Ermanno Olmi's Il posto is a touching and hilarious tale of one young man's stumbling entrance into the perils of modern adulthood.

  • Rare deleted scene
  • Reflecting Reality, a new interview with filmmaker Ermanno Olmi and film critic/historian (and occasional Olmi collaborator) Tullio Kezich
  • La Cotta (The Crush), Olmi's 1967 short about a young boy's first love
  • Theatrical trailer
  • Restoration demonstration
  • New essay by critic Kent Jones


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