Chaplin, Tati and Lewis retrospectives were among the highlights at this year's edition of Il Cinema Ritrovato, a treasure trove for film lovers.
Vittorio De Sica
Anurag Kashyap ended a years-long drought for Hindi films at Cannes with last year's six-hour "Gangs of Wasseypur," which premiered in Directors' Fortnight.
ROME — Prolific Italian film and musical composer Armando Trovajoli, who scored more than 200 movies over six decades, including Vittorio De Sica's Oscar-winner "Two Women," played with jazz greats…
The Dardenne brothers' latest reminds you the most compelling stories are unfolding right outside your window.
"There are more characters than actors. So not every actor has the face for all characters," proclaims Vittorio De Sica in Criterion's definitive treatment of his neorealist classic. The statement…
The wonders of Italy and Sophia Loren are the objects of intimate attention in this breezy, non-cerebral, three-episoder. All three parts, separate entities save for the fact that they are set in…
Filmed on location in Hamburg, with interiors in Italy, this tale of post-war Germany, as symbolized by the members of one family, is undoubtedly anti-German. Where Jean-Paul Sartre's play [Les…
New version of the Ernest Hemingway World War I story conveys some of the Hemingway spirit that speaks of the futility of war and a desperate love that grips two strangers in its midst. But sweep and…