March 2013

Fellini News Update #21

  • March 19, 2013

Fellini Day X 2

January 20 is the 93rd anniversary of Federico Fellini's birth. Buon compleano, my dear departed friend!

Fellini and his "women" on the set of 8 1/2, 1962.

The year 2013 is the 50th anniversary of Fellini's timeless film masterpiece, 8 1/2 (Otto e Mezzo). The film opened in Italy on Feb. 14, 1963 and in the US on June 26, 1963, to mostly rave reviews (with a couple of notable exceptions.) It continues to rank high on Sight & Sounds Greatest Films list.

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