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Alcaine Passion


A life in the name of light. Brian De Palma, Pedro Almodóvar and snippets of film history in all genres, shapes and colors. José Luis Alcaine, more than anyone else, is a man of cinema. An endless career, a deep footing in the history of Spanish cinema and a precious signature on an international level. The winner of Locarno70's Vision Award Ticinomoda has graced unusual sets and star-studded ones, lit eroticism and stabbed thrillers with light. Nearing 80 years of age, he reminds PardoLive contributor Mattia Bertoldi that there's only one secret, the same since he was a boy: passion. 

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