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"Sesto Continente" by Folco Quilici inaugurates the Think Forward 2014

 
On 06/12/2014

SESTO CONTINENTE
, the documentary produced on 1954 by Folco Quilici, will open the fourth edition of the Think Forward Film Festival on Thursday, December 11 at 20.30 at the cinema Multiplex Rossini, Venice.
In 1952 a very young Folco Quilici took part in a major Italian expedition that for the first time carried out an underwater exploration in a tropical sea, the Red Sea from north to south, to as far as the Dahlak islands. Thus Sixth Continent was born, the book and the film that brought fame to its author. The first feature film in color on the underwater world. Against a background of exceptional filming, a new continent (the sixth) takes shape for mankind. 1st Prize International Exhibition of Cinematography in Mar del Plata in 1955.

The admission is free, subject to availability.

The program will be presented at the press conference that will take place on Wednesday the 10th at Querini Stampalia Foundation.

The projection is possible thanks to the granting of Gruppo editoriale Minerva Rarovideo.