A strange collage of a complex character
SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL: Fimmaker, author, poet, leftist, shit-stirrer, and dedicated intellectual, Pier Paolo Pasolini was notorious in life and his premature end has been the subject of conjecture, conspiracy, even folklore. 
Love is a battlefield.
ITALIAN FILM FESTIVAL: Nicole (Clara Ponsot) and Cosimo (Riccardo Scarmarcio) meet during a riot. It’s shot shaky-cam and it appears as a nightmarish mad scramble of swinging truncheons and heavy boots and the odd plea for help amidst outrage....
A wry account of the refugee experience.
The faces are fearful and the scenery is beautiful. Eden is West begins on the open sea, with a boat load of illegal immigrants from an (un-named) country. Amongst them is Elias (Riccardo Scamarcio), a 20-something with gentle eyes. His is a...