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Pasolini Roma

The exhibition Pasolini Roma looks at the Italian writer and filmmaker Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922-1975) by means of his relations with Rome. And this examination involves entering into all the aspects that comprised and defined Pasolini: poetry, politics, commitment to city life, sex, friendship and cinema.

Pasolini today, still in the margins (2014)

Soy Cámara online

Script and production: Andrés Hispano, Félix Pérez-Hita Synopsis: The programme features interviews with the curators of the exhibition Pasolini Roma, Alain Bergala, Jordi Balló, and the recently deceased Gianni Borgna, to whom the programme is dedicated, and the poet ...

Soy Cámara #35. Pasolini today, still on the margins

The CCCB’s Programme

The programme includes interviews with the curators of the exhibition “Pasolini Roma”, Alain Bergala, Jordi Balló, Gianni Borgna, who died recently and to whom the programme is dedicated, and the poet Isabel Escudero. As usual, the programme recovers from the CCCB Archive the...

Gianni Borgna, like a novel

Jordi Balló

When we first came up with the idea, with Josep Ramoneda, of designing an exhibition that would relate Pasolini with the city of Rome, I immediately got in touch with Gianni Borgna. We knew he had been a friend and collaborator of the filmmaker and we were also aware of the great work he had [...]

Arrivederci "Pasolini Roma"

CCCB

Following its stay at the CCCB, the exhibition will tour Paris, Rome, and Berlin On Sunday 15 September the exhibition “Pasolini Roma” draws to a close at the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona and embarks upon its European tour. The exhibition, the product of a project ...

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Ingrid Guardiola

Centre Documentació i Debat

Thinking differently. Pasolini, friend of prophetic thinking

Lecture by Dacia Maraini

Speaker: Dacia Maraini. Presented by Xavier Albertí. More than anything else, Pasolini is a heterodox thinker. His concern is the process of material and spiritual homogenisation in post-war Europe as fruit of the expansion of consumer capitalism and the mass media. In this context, he ...

Thinking differently. Poetry to the marrow

Debate with Josep Maria Lluró, Enric Casasses, Arnau Pons and Carles Rebassa

Speakers: Josep Maria Lluró, Enric Casasses, Arnau Pons i Carles Rebassa . Presented by Martí Sales More than anything else, Pasolini is a heterodox thinker. His concern is the process of material and spiritual homogenisation in post-war Europe as fruit of the expansion of ...

Emma Miguel

The Comics of Pier Paolo Pasolini

Breixo Harguindey

Fragment of the cover of Pasolini by Davide Toffolo. Image courtesy of 451 Publishers “I’m not one of those intellectuals who read comics,” wrote Pasolini just two years before the publication of Umberto Eco’s Apocalyptic and Integrated in 1965, which made comic strips ...

Thinking differently. Life on the fringes: against cultural homogeneity

Debate with Jordi Balló, Javier Pérez Andújar and Julià de Jòdar

Speakers: Jordi Balló, Javier Pérez Andújar i Julià de Jòdar. Presented by Ingrid Guardiola More than anything else, Pasolini is a heterodox thinker. His concern is the process of material and spiritual homogenisation in post-war Europe as fruit of the ...

Thinking differently. Can we still be subversive?

Lecture by Miguel Morey

Speaker: Miguel Morey. Presented by Gisela Llobet. More than anything else, Pasolini is a heterodox thinker. His concern is the process of material and spiritual homogenisation in post-war Europe as fruit of the expansion of consumer capitalism and the mass media. In this context, he reflects ...

Artists in the laboratory

Clara Bofill

Although we usually remember Pier Paolo Pasolini for his filmography, by the time his first film, Accattone, was released in 1961, he had already published numerous poems [...]

Pasolini Roma

Exhibition

A tour through the exhibit "Pasolini Roma" open at CCCB until the 15th of September 2013.

Interview with Jordi Balló

Curator of "Pasolini Roma" exhibition

In this interview, Jordi Ballo, curator of the exhibition "Pasolini Rome" speaks about the figure of the writer and filmmaker Pier Paolo Pasolini and the importance of  his political and artistic legacy not only in Rome but in the rest of Europe. Pasolini Roma is a European project which opens ...