Nanni Moretti's story of losing a mother offers glimpses of gentle wisdom.
Losing a mother can affect the psyche in a particularly primal way, leaving even the middle-aged feeling lost or orphaned. Italian writer-director Nanni Moretti’s autobiographically inspired Mia Madre captures this dislocation in an intriguing –...
Comedic gimmick fails to lift thin narrative.
ITALIAN FILM FESTIVAL: In an influential culture stretching back thousands of years, the shadow that hangs over every Italian creative artist must weigh heavily. In the case of playwright Alessandro Genovesi, whose film script of his play Happy...
The romantic comedy, The Manual Of Love was an Italian box office hit. Directed by Giovanni Veronesi, it explores the highs and lows of love and relationships through four interconnecting episodes. The film pays tribute to the Italian romantic...