Leonard Cohen-"Caro Diario" (Dear Diary) film-"I'm Your Man"

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Leonard Cohen-"Caro Diario" (Dear Diary) film-"I'm Your Man"

Postby sturgess66 » Sat Mar 13, 2010 7:10 pm

I wondered if anyone here had seen this movie - "Caro Diario" (Dear Diary) in which "I'm Your Man" (Leonard Cohen singing) :D is part of the soundtrack? I did a search here but couldn't find anything.

This is a video of a bit from the movie on YouTube - the part where Leonard is singing "I'm Your Man" - :D
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DqVhMJyfPNQ

But, as well as having a Leonard Cohen song as part of the soundtrack, according to comments left by people at YouTube, it is also apparently a very good movie - or at the very least is wonderful to watch because of the Italian scenery. And as noted below, it won an award for the scenery at the Cannes Film Festival.

Listed at the Leonardcohenfiles -
http://www.leonardcohenfiles.com/filmo.html
Caro Diario
(Dear diary)
Italy 1993

I'm Your Man

A film directed by Nanni Moretti. Story of a hot summer in Rome. Cohen's song is playing while Moretti is riding a scooter through Rome. Awarded for the best scenario at the Festival de Cannes. 100 min.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0109382/soundtrack
http://en.allexperts.com/q/World-Film-3 ... dtrack.htm
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Re: Leonard Cohen-"Caro Diario" (Dear Diary) film-"I'm Your Man"

Postby MaryB » Mon Mar 15, 2010 7:49 pm

The scenery is wonderful in this video, but a bit jarring - all the grafitti on those archeological treasures :shock: !
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Re: Leonard Cohen-"Caro Diario" (Dear Diary) film-"I'm Your Man"

Postby anneporter » Wed Mar 17, 2010 1:39 pm

I saw this movie in theatres when it first came out and loved it!
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Re: Leonard Cohen-"Caro Diario" (Dear Diary) film-"I'm Your Man"

Postby tomsakic » Thu Mar 18, 2010 2:57 pm

Great and famous film.

Saw it long ago - wasn't that the same scene when Moretti comes (on the vespa) to the field where Pier Paolo Pasolini (one of my favourite artists) was killed?

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