The Canterbury Tales

Pier Paolo Pasolini (director, screenwriter)
Geoffrey Chaucer (poem)
Hugh Griffith, Laura Betti, Franco Citti, Josephine Chaplin, Ninetto Davoli (starring)

Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1972. Vintage borderless reference photograph from the US release of the 1972 Italian film, showing actress Heather Johnson on the set. Printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso.

Based on the medieval narrative poem by Geoffrey Chaucer, and the second film in Pier Paolo Pasolini's Trilogy of Life series, following "The Decameron" (1971) and followed by "A Thousand and One Nights" (1974). Johnson appeared in the segment "The Steward's Tale."

Set and shot on location throughout England.

10 x 8 inches. Very Good, with moderate edgewear, curling, and a short closed tear on the bottom edge.

BFI 1116. Criterion Collection 633.

[Book #156320]