The Art Of Love

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Act of Love (1983, France/Italy) is a Sexploitation film directed by Walerian Borowczyk.

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Main Details

  • Released in 1983
  • Color
  • Running Time: 100 Min.
  • Production Co: 2T Produzione Film (Italy), Naja Films (France)
  • Distribution Co: 2T Produzione Film (Italy), Naja Films (France)
  • Directed by Walerian Borowczyk
  • Written by Walerian Borowczyk, Wilhelm Buchhelm & Enzo Ungari
  • Based on the poems of Ovid
  • Starring Marina Pierro, Michele Placido, Massimo Girotti, Laura Betti, Milena Vukotic, Philippe Lemaire, Philippe Taccini, Mireille Pame
  • Produced by Mario Lupi, Camillo Teti & Ugo Tucci
  • Original Music by Luis Bacalov
  • Cinematography by Walerian Borowczyk & Noel Very
  • Film Editing by Walerian Borowczyk

Plot Summary

  • Young student Claudine has a dream in which the Roman student Cornelius, fascinated by the beautiful wife of the commander, attends lectures on the art of love of great Ovid. Ancient tragedy happens again in a few centuries.

Also Known As

  • L'Art D'Aimer (France)
  • Ars Amandi - L'Arte Di Amare (Italy)
  • Die Kunst Der Liebe (Germany)
  • El Arte De Amar (Spain)
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