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167 Ratings

The Blue Planet

Il Pianeta Azzurro

Directed by Franco Piavoli
Italy, 1981


BLUE PLANET contains images and sounds, meticulously collected and developed over three years, that illustrate the passing of time through the four seasons, through the 24 hours of a day and through the evolutionary existence of the planet itself.

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The Blue Planet Directed by Franco Piavoli

Critics reviews

While Piavoli’s adherence to his processes is unwavering, it is not slavish, as unexplained scenes are still allowed to intrude, which together with the lack of musical underlining prevent all the elementalism from becoming aggressively elegiac.
December 16, 2015
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