Fellini Satyricon [videorecording] : a free adaptation of the Petronius classic / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; United Artists ; a film produced by Alberto Grimaldi ; story and screenplay by Federico Fellini and Bernardino Zapponi ; directed by Federico Fellini.
Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., 2001.
Feature films. Video recordings for the hearing impaired. Film adaptations.
Italian and English language soundtracks with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish. Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
DVD ; Dolby digital mono ; Region 1 ; NTSC.
Fellini recreates the bawdy and lecherous days of Nero's reign in ancient Rome and its lack of concern with human dignity and obsession with perverse sex. The film is also an allegorical satire of the self-indulgence of modern society.
Martin Potter, Hiram Keller, Salvo Randone, Max Born, Capucine.
Art directors, Luigi Scaccianoce, Giorgio Giovanni ; camera, Giuseppe Rotunno ; music, Nino Rota.
Based loosely on the Satyricon by Petronius Arbiter. Aspect ratio 2.35:1. Originally released as a motion picture in 1969. Includes original theatrical trailer.