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Bernardo Bertolucci To Head Jury of New Fest Dedicated To Climate Change (EXCLUSIVE)

Bernardo Bertolucci will head the jury of the Film4Climate Global Video Competition, a new festival dedicated to shorts intended to raise climate-change awareness around the world. 344 more words


Last Tango in Paris

While Last Tango in Paris’s place in film history is undoubtedly secure, the justification for that status is not quite as certain. While the film has memorable patches, they are not so remarkable or unique that they alone assure its reputation. 463 more words


Prima della rivoluzione (1964)

Italy 115m, B&W
Director: Bernardo Bertolucci; Cast: Adriana Asti, Francesco Barill, Allen Midgette, MorandoMorandini, Cristina Pariset

Before the Revolution is a drama about Fabrizio, a handsome and politically outspoken student who loses his way after the death of his close friend Agostino. 58 more words


Strategia del Ragno (1970)

Italy 100m, Colour
Director: Bernardo Bertolucci; Cast: Giulio Brogi, Alida Valli, Tino Scotti, Pippo Campanini, Giuseppe Bertolucci

The Spider’s Stratagem is a story of the son of an anti-fascist hero who attempts to discover the truth about his father’s assassination. 74 more words


1900 (Novecento)

This review was originally written for Blueprint: Review.

Two boys, Alfredo and Olmo, are born within minutes of each other in January 1901. Alfredo is the grandson of landowner and family head Alfredo Berlinghieri (Burt Lancaster) whilst Olmo’s grandfather, Leo (Sterling Hayden), is a peasant and Alfredo Sr.’s foreman. 688 more words


Gato Barbieri 1932-2016

At some point in his career, Leandro “Gato” Barbieri became a sound. A great sound, for sure, its hoarse urgency bursting with Latin passion, but he learnt that he needed to do little more than apply it to the theme he wrote in 1972 for Bernardo Bertolucci’s  620 more words