Een aaneenschakeling van verhalen uit Duizend en een nacht, met als rode draad het verhaal van Nur-ed-Din die op zoek gaat naar zijn geroofde slavin Zumurrud. Onderweg ontmoet hij mensen die hem, nu eens vreugdevol, dan weer verdrietig, vertellen over hun ervaringen met de liefde.
Arabian nights / written and dir. by Pier Paolo Pasolini
Pier Paolo Pasolini
Ennio Morricone 1928-2020
Uniform title
Il fiore delle mille e una notte
MGM Home Entertainment, 2002
1 dvd-video
Recording date
Playing time
ca. 125 min.
Italiaans gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands

About Pier Paolo Pasolini

Pier Paolo Pasolini (Italian: [ˌpjɛr ˈpaːolo pazoˈliːni]; 5 March 1922 – 2 November 1975) was an Italian film director, poet, writer, and intellectual, who also distinguished himself as an actor, journalist, novelist, playwright, and political figure. He remains a controversial personality in Italy due to his direct style and the focus of some of his works on taboo sexual matters. He was an established major figure in European literature and cinematic arts. His murder prompted an outcry in Italy and its circumstances continue to be a matter of heated debate.


Early life

Pier Paolo Pasolini was born in Bologna, traditionally one of the most politically leftist of Italy's cities. He was the son of elementary-school teacher Susanna Colussi, named after her Jewis…Read more on Wikipedia