Session #5: Opera Genres in Fim (Part 3) – Beyond Verismo into Fantasy and Surrealism
Sunday, August 9th, 5:00 PM NY Time
Realism is an ideal that, by definition, can never be fully achieved in art. That’s the point of it. So what happens when an artist takes the next step?
Films discussed include Miracolo a Milano (De Sica); Senso (Visconti), Rocco and His Brothers (Visconti); Romeo and Juliet (Zeffirelli); Medea (Pasolini); Cabaret (Fosse); Breaking the Waves (Von Trier)