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The Tale of King Crab

Presented by Cleveland Institute of Art and The Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque at The Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque, Cleveland OH

May 19 - 21 2022
The Tale of King Crab

This late 19th-century, magical realist legend centers on an ornery village drunk who is exiled after a violent dispute with the local prince. In Argentina, this exile searches for a fabled Spanish treasure with the help of a giant crab.

Italy/France/Argentina, 2021, Alessio Rigo de Righi, Matteo Zoppis

The films of Werner Herzog and Sergio Leone are evoked in this two-part saga inspired by a folktale told by some elderly Italian hunters. This late 19th-century, magical realist legend centers on an ornery village drunk who is exiled to Tierra del Fuego after a violent dispute with the local prince. In Argentina, this exile searches for a fabled Spanish treasure with the help of a giant crab. “An engaging and thought-provoking

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Admission $10; members, CIA & CSU I.D. holders, and those age 25 & under $7.
Advance tickets advised.

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