|darksumomo (darksumomo) wrote,|
@ 2018-05-14 09:12 am UTC
|Current location:||House in the woods at the edge of town|
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|Entry tags:||deathwatch, movies, obituary|
Legacy.com, reported May 8, 2018: Ermanno Olmi (1931 – 2018), Italian cinematic legend.
Ermanno Olmi, an Italian cinematic giant who won the top award at the Cannes Film Festival for his depiction of 19th- century Italian farm life in "The Tree of Wooden Clogs," has died at age 86.
Olmi died Monday in the northern Italian city of Asiago, where a day of mourning has been planned for his funeral, Mayor Roberto Rigoni Stern told the ANSA news agency.