The Tree of Wooden Clogs (L'albero degli zoccoli, Ermanno Olmi, 1978)

5/4/17

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

$6-8

Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

1871 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43210

(614) 292-3535

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The Tree of Wooden Clogs     (L'albero degli zoccoli, Ermanno Olmi, 1978)    

4K Restoration    

Classics    

Thu, May 4, 2017, at 7 p.m.    

 

Winner of the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival in the year of its release, Ermanno Olmi's masterpiece The Tree of Wooden Clogs is a visually lush, sensual, and moving recreation of late-19th century Italian farm life. Local nonactors were asked to portray the lives of their ancestors in this story of four families working the land on a wealthy landowner's Bergamo estate. (186 mins., 4K DCP)    

 

 

Restoration by The Film Foundation and L'Immagine Ritrovata in Bologna.