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Ostia 1987

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Ostia 1987 18

United Kingdom Director. Julian Cole

Ostia is a fascinating short film directed by Julian Cole and produced for the Royal College of Art, which reconstructs the events leading up to the murder of Pier Paolo Pasolini. Ostia relocates the proceedings to London and stars Derek Jarman as Pasolini. The film features an evocative dream sequence which is accompanied by poignant excerpts from Pasolini’s own poetry, as read by Jarman.

Directed by

Julian Cole

Featuring

Derek Jarman

David Dipnall

Collection

Derek Jarman Gay Cinema - Out of the Archive Flare LGBT Shorts

Certificate

18 Contains strong sex and violence

Released

1987

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Royal College of Art (Department of Film & Televis

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