L’arcano incantatore


Italia, 1996, b/n, 35 mm, 94′
di Pupi Avati
Screenplay Pupi Avati – Cinematography Cesare Bastelli – Editing Amedeo Salfa – Music Pino Donaggio – Cast
Carlo Cecchi, Stefano Dionisi, Arnaldo Ninchi, Andrea Scorzoni

It is 1750, and a young trainee priest named Giacomo Vigetti, on the run from the Papal State’s religious authorities, becomes an old priest’s assistant. Excommunicated from the Saints Office for esoteric research, the Arcane Enchanter will introduce his young assistant to the world of necromancy, in search of the mystery of life and death, a mystery than know man should ever come to solve…