Sal˜, or the 120 Days of Sodom
Sal˜, or the 120 Days of Sodom |
PasoliniÕs final film, Sal˜, is his most disturbing, and also one of the most notorious films ever made. Based on the book by the Marquis de Sade, itÕs an allegorical critique of fascism and consumerism that depicts the sexual, mental, and emotional torture of a group of teenage boys and girls by wealthy Italian fascists over the course of 120 brutal days. The film was completed just weeks before PasoliniÕs mysterious murder in Ostia, Italy. (114 mins., 35mm)No one under 18 admitted.
|Date and time:||January 17, 2014|
|Event category:||Wexner Center|