Old man grows younger in Coppola's arty, personal take on Romanian story

Document author(s):
Mick LaSalle
Document source:
San Francisco Chronicle
Publication date:
2007 Dec 14
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Document contains:
bibliography and production co
Related films:
  • Youth without youth — Coppola, Francis Ford — United States; France; Germany; Italy; Romania — 2007
Film country(ies):
France, Germany, Italy, Romania, and United States
Film language(s):
English, French, German, Italian, Romanian, Russian, and Sanskrit
Film production company:
American Zoetrope, BIM Distribuzione, Bavaria Atelier GmbH, Pricel, and SRG Atelier
Film genre(s):
Adaptation, Drama, Fantasy, Feature, Mystery, and Romance
Film subject(s):
  • Aging -- Drama
  • Eliade, Mircea, 1907-1986. Youth without youth -- Film and video adaptations
  • Man-woman relationships -- Drama
  • Older men -- Drama
  • Reminiscing in old age -- Drama
  • Time travel -- Drama
  • Youth -- Drama

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