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Original title: Farinelli: il castrato
• USA: Mar 17, 1995
DVD Release Date
• R1: Feb 1, 2000
Farinelli the Castrato Website
Rated R for depiction of adult themes and sexuality.
1 hour, 51 minutes
Country Italy, Belgium, France
Studio Alinea Films, Canal Plus, France 2 Cinema, K2, RTL Television, Stephan Films, Studio Images, TV1, Union Generale Cinematographique
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• Farinelli the Castrato
• Farinelli: il castrato
• Farinelli il Castrato
|Genre: Drama, Biography, Gay/Lesbian, Period Piece|
Tagline: Où s'arrête le pouvoir de sa voix?
Plot: The life story of Carlo Broschi, who at age seven had surgery to become a castrato to preserve his sweet voice. He went on to become one of the most celebrated opera singers of the 18th century, taking on the name Farinelli. As his fame grows, tension builds with his less talented brother Riccardo. Golden Globe Winner, Best Foreign Film.
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