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The Leopard – now on re-release

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The Leopard is a classic film that tells the story of momentous historical events through the lives of individuals.
Issue 2216

The Leopard is a classic film that tells the story of momentous historical events through the lives of individuals.

It looks at the battle between the aristocracy and the emerging bourgeoisie in Italy in the mid-nineteenth century, as the country moved towards unification.

This new digital restoration combines stunning cinematography, gorgeous costumes and sumptuous music.

It’s only out for a limited time—don’t miss it!

Directed by Luchino Visconti, 1963. Re-released in selected cinemas. Go to www.bfi.org.uk

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