paolo-sorrentino

Paolo Sorrentino

Paolo Sorrentino is an Italian film director, screenwriter, and playwright who was born on May 31, 1970. La Grande Bellezza, his 2013 film, earned the … Read more

Pier-Paolo-Pasolini

Pier Paolo Pasolini

Pier Paolo Pasolini (March 5, 1922 – November 2, 1975) was an Italian film director, poet, writer, and thinker, as well as an actor, journalist, … Read more

Bernardo-Bertolucci

Bernardo Bertolucci

Bernardo Bertolucci (March 16, 1941 – November 26, 2018) was an Italian cinema director and screenwriter who had a 50-year career. Bertolucci’s work has received … Read more

lucio fulci

Lucio Fulci

Lucio Fulci was an Italian film director, screenwriter, and actor who died on March 13, 1996. Despite working in a variety of genres throughout a … Read more

Giuseppe Patroni Griffi

Giuseppe Patroni Griffi

Giuseppe Patroni Griffi was an Italian dramatist, screenwriter, director, and novelist who died on December 15, 2005. He was born in Naples to an aristocratic … Read more

Oscars: 'Pinocchio' gets costume nod, Pausini up for song

Pinocchio

Pinocchio, the puppet creation of old woodcarver Geppetto, miraculously comes to life with ambitions of becoming a real boy. Pinocchio, who has easily led astray, … Read more

Poster for the movie "Luca"

Luca

Two young boys have a fantastic summer in a gorgeous coastal town on the Italian Riviera, full of gelato, spaghetti, and endless scooter rides. Luca … Read more

Poster for the movie "The Dreamers"

The Dreamers

Bernardo Bertolucci directed the romantic drama film The Dreamers in 2003. Gilbert Adair wrote the script, which is based on his 1988 novel The Holy … Read more