Happy As Lazzaro (Lazzaro felice) (2018)

ALICE ROHRWACHER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  Italy/Switzerland/France/Germany, 2018.  Tempesta, Amka Films Productions, Ad Vitam Production, Pola Pandora Filmproduktions, Rai Cinema, RSI-Radiotelevisione Svizzera, Arte France, Ministero dei Beni e delle Attività Culturali e del Turismo, Centre National de la Cinématographie, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, Regione Lazio, Office Fédéral de la Culture, Fonds Eurimages du Conseil de l’Europe.  Screenplay by … More Happy As Lazzaro (Lazzaro felice) (2018)

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Tale Of Tales (Il Racconto Dei Racconti)

BB.5 (out of 5) Matteo Garrone turns away from the harsh contemporary realities of his recent films and applies his dark style to an adaptation of three fairy tales by seventeenth century storyteller Giambattista Basile. Salma Hayek is a queen who will do anything to have a child and must deal with the consequences of her determination, two aged sisters … More Tale Of Tales (Il Racconto Dei Racconti)

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The Wonders (Le Meraviglie) (2014)

ALICE ROHRWACHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Italy/Switzerland/Germany, 2014.  Tempesta, Amka Films Productions, Rai Cinema, Pola Pandora Filmproduktions, RSI-Radiotelevisione Svizzera, SRG SSR idée suisse, ZDF/Das kleine Fernsehspiel, Arte, Dipartimento Federale dell’Interno, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, Cineteca del Comune di Bologna, Banca Nazionale del Lavoro, Regione Toscana, Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali.  Screenplay by Alice Rohrwacher.  Cinematography … More The Wonders (Le Meraviglie) (2014)

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I Am Love (Io Sono L’Amore) (2009)

LUCA GUADAGNINO Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Italy, 2009.  First Sun, Mikado Film, Rai Cinema, La Dolce Vita Productions, Pixeldna, Ministero per I Beni e le Attivita Culturali.  Story by Luca Guadagnino, Screenplay by Barbara Alberti, Ivan Cotroneo, Walter Fasano, Luca Guadagnino.  Cinematography by Yorick Le Saux.  Produced by Luca Guadagnino, Francesco Melzi d’Eril, Marco Morabito, Tilda Swinton, Alessandro Usai, … More I Am Love (Io Sono L’Amore) (2009)

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My Brother Is An Only Child (Mio Fratello E Figlio Unico)

BBBBB (out of 5) Adolescence is a difficult time, but it’s also the perfect opportunity to get roped into one of the many 1960s political movements that are threatening to tear Italy apart. After dropping out of seminary because he had too many questions, Accio infuriates his family by joining the Fascist Party, setting him … More My Brother Is An Only Child (Mio Fratello E Figlio Unico)

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