Giuseppe Bertolucci

Giuseppe Bertolucci

Giuseppe Bertolucci (February 27, 1947 – June 16, 2012) was an Italian film director and screenwriter. Born in Parma, he was the son of poet … Read more


The Conformist

A weak-willed Italian guy joins the fascists and travels overseas to organize the killing of his former instructor, who is now a political rebel. The … Read more


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

Poster for the movie "The Triumph of Love"

The Triumph of Love

A Princess is determined to return the crown of her kingdom to its rightful successor, a young Prince with whom she falls in love. WeirdItalyWeird … 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

Poster for the movie "Stealing Beauty"

Stealing Beauty

Stealing Beauty is a 1996 drama film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci and starring Liv Tyler, Joseph Fiennes, Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, and Rachel Weisz. The … Read more

Poster for the movie "Me and You"

Me and You

An introverted teenager tells his parents he is going on a ski trip, but instead spends his time alone in a basement. WeirdItalyWeird Italy, Guide … Read more

Poster for the movie "Besieged"


Bernardo Bertolucci’s 1998 film Besieged (L’assedio) stars Thandiwe Newton and David Thewlis. The film is based on James Lasdun’s short tale “The Siege,” which was … Read more

Poster for the movie "Little Buddha"

Little Buddha

Little Buddha is a 1993 drama film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, written by Rudy Wurlitzer and Mark Peploe, and produced by Jeremy Thomas, a frequent … Read more

Poster for the movie "Ten Minutes Older: The Cello"

Ten Minutes Older: The Cello

Ten Minutes Older is a cinematic project from 2002 that consists of two compilation feature films, The Trumpet and The Cello. Nicolas McClintock designed the … Read more

Poster for the movie "The Sheltering Sky"

The Sheltering Sky

Bernardo Bertolucci directed the 1990 British-Italian drama film The Sheltering Sky (Il tè nel deserto), which starred Debra Winger and John Malkovich. The film is … Read more

Poster for the movie "The Last Emperor"

The Last Emperor

The Last Emperor (L’ultimo imperatore) is a 1987 epic biographical drama film about Puyi, China’s penultimate Emperor. Bernardo Bertolucci directed it from a script he … Read more

Poster for the movie "La Luna"

La Luna

A recently widowed American opera diva has an incestuous connection with her 15-year-old son while on tour in Italy in order to help him overcome … Read more

Poster for the movie "1900"


Bernardo Bertolucci’s 1976 epic historical drama film 1900 (Novecento, “Twentieth Century”) stars Robert De Niro, Gérard Depardieu, Dominique Sanda, Francesca Bertini, Laura Betti, Stefania Casini, … Read more

Poster for the movie "Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man"

Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man

An Italian businessman must decide whether to pay a ransom for his kidnapped son.   WeirdItalyWeird Italy, Guide to Unusual & Amazing Places to see … Read more