I clowns by Federico Fellini

I clowns

I Clowns: A 1970 Mockumentary by Federico Fellini “I Clowns” is a pseudo-documentary film directed in 1970 by the acclaimed Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini. Blending … Read more


Bambini in città

Bambini in città, directed by the Italian director Luigi Comencini, is a social documentary about children against the backdrop of post-WWII Milan. WeirdItalyWeird Italy, Guide … Read more


Women of the World

La Donna nel Mondo: 1963 Film Exploring Female Conditions. Women of the World (“La donna nel mondo” in Italian) is a 1963 film directed by … Read more


Mondo Inferno

“Mondo Inferno” is a 1964 Italian shockumentary directed by Antonio Margheriti and Marco Vicario. The film belongs to the “Mondo” genre, which became popular in … Read more


Mondo Cane 2

“Mondo Cane 2” is a 1963 documentary film directed by Gualtiero Jacopetti and Franco Prosperi. It serves as a sequel to the 1962 film “Mondo … Read more


Mondo Cane

Overview of Mondo Cane Mondo Cane, a 1962 Italian documentary film, was co-directed by Gualtiero Jacopetti, Paolo Cavara, and Franco Prosperi. Narrated by Stefano Sibaldi, … Read more


Africa Addio

Africa Addio (Original Italian title; also known as Africa: Blood and Guts, and Farewell Africa) is a 1966 documentary film directed by Gualtiero Jacopetti and Franco … Read more

Health Is Ill

Health Is Ill (1971) by Bernardo Bertolucci Italian title: la salute è malata. Documentary. WeirdItalyWeird Italy, Guide to Unusual & Amazing Places to see in … Read more

Farewell to Enrico Berlinguer

A film about Enrico Berlinguer’s funeral in Rome, briefly tracing his career as leader of the Italian Communist Party. WeirdItalyWeird Italy, Guide to Unusual & … Read more

Il canale

Bertolucci shot this short documentary with the second episode of the television series La via del petrolio (1967). WeirdItalyWeird Italy, Guide to Unusual & Amazing … Read more

Poster for the movie "The Clowns"

The Clowns

Federico Fellini reveals his fascination with clowns and the circus world by describing a boyhood encounter when the circus came to his house. The film … Read more