Bertolucci RIP

..and why not?
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Re: Bertolucci RIP

Postby Ghost of Harry Smith » 01 Dec 2018, 02:06

Goat Boy wrote:There is a discussion to be had about exploitation on set and the power that directors wield in that environment but she wasn't raped and to suggest she was is simply wrong.


Yes, though you wouldn't know that from reading Facebook etc. TBH stuff like this is why I've stopped using Facebook and Twitter for anything more than checking on what gigs are happening and records are being released. I'm sick of the moronic inferno every time a sensitive subject is aired.

This article was important to me in understanding exactly what happened on set during the Last Tango shoot in relation to her interviews about the subject (as her opinions seemed to change over the years), and then the recent media/social media responses to it.

https://www.theceomagazine.com/opinion/ ... ast-tango/

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Re: Bertolucci RIP

Postby GoogaMooga » 01 Dec 2018, 12:42

"moronic inferno" - great name for a band
1966 and all that

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Re: Bertolucci RIP

Postby watts » 06 Dec 2018, 09:40

Snarfyguy wrote:Well it's a good thing Martha's not here then!

As I recall, she had a lot to say on the subject.

I can't even remember the movie well enough to discuss it.


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