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Current Viewing: Medea: Starring Maria Callas: Directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini

A graphic designer's orgasm.A graphic designer's orgasm.

Misunderstood and under appreciated in its time but so right for now, Pasolini's Medea, ( featuring the greatest opera diva of all times in a NON-singing role ) is a graphic designer's orgasm, if you choose to look at it that way. But if you want to get cerebral about the choices towards the primal Pasolini made, consider this film an Italian confession of the awareness of the raw pagan roots of the western world's early civilizations. As Pierre Klossowski rightfully said, "Italy and Spain are the true classical cultures".

As Pierre Klossowski rightfully said, "Italy and Spain are the true classical cultures".As Pierre Klossowski rightfully said, "Italy and Spain are the true classical cultures".

Taste is a dictatorship.

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