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Costumes from the Films of Visconti

Australia, 1978 (MIFF 1979)

Director: Mario Andreacchio

Luchino Visconti's meticulous concern for design and detail is demonstrated in this documentary record of an exhibition of some of the costumes especially made for his films.

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