“An artist, if he’s unselfish and passionate, is always a living protest. Just to open his mouth is to…”

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“An artist, if he’s unselfish and passionate, is always a living protest. Just to open his mouth is to protest: against conformism, against what is official, public, or national, what everyone else feels comfortable with, so the moment he opens his mouth, an artist is engaged, because opening his mouth is always scandalous.”

Pier Paolo Pasolini, film director


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