Willem Dafoe, Actor, Pasolini.
Festival Section: Venezia71 – Competition
The great actor Willem Dafoe, after their previous film together on the Apocalypse, comes back to work with Abel Ferrara to play his most controversial character after Jesus Christ, the Italian poet and film director Pier Paolo Pasolini. Dafoe explains his work with Ferrara to build the role of one of the most influential Italian filmmakers and artists ever, in a film which portrays the very last day of the poet’s life.
Reporter: Marina Fabbri