The Earth Seen from the Moon (From: The Witches)(La Terra vista dalla luna [Le streghe])

  • Dir: Pier Paolo Pasolini

  • Italy, 1967, Italian, 30mins, DCP

  • Cast: Totò, Ninetto Davoli, Silvana Mangano

Combining the Chaplinesque style and rhythm of silent comedy with a bright, playful colour palette, Pasolini crafts a surreal tale featuring a father and his son, whose search for a replacement of his deceased wife and mother has no luck until they find a mysterious deaf mute greenhaired woman, and discover that to be dead or alive is the same thing. Screening with Hawks and Sparrows.


In-theatre Screening