Biography: Federico Fellini

Biography: Federico Fellini

Cast: Federico Fellini

     
 
He retains a status as one of the four or five most important and influential film directors of the 20th century, and arguably the most brilliant director in Italian history. Moreover, his instantly-identifiable style - with its trademark flamboyant grotesquerie and casts of leering circus freaks, dwarves, cripples and assorted misfits - quickly gained iconic stature

Overview

He retains a status as one of the four or five most important and influential film directors of the 20th century, and arguably the most brilliant director in Italian history. Moreover, his instantly-identifiable style - with its trademark flamboyant grotesquerie and casts of leering circus freaks, dwarves, cripples and assorted misfits - quickly gained iconic stature and legions of fans. But what of Federico Fellini's personal life? And what career moves belied the creation of such works as Fellini Satyricon, Fellini's Roma, Amarcord and Intervista? This documentary special from A&E Networks seeks to answer these questions by telling Fellini's life story on personal and professional levels, drawing from extensive film clips, on-set footage, and extensive interviews.

Product Details

Release Date:
12/16/2008
UPC:
0733961146615
Original Release:
2004
Rating:
NR
Source:
A&E Home Video
Presentation:
[B&W]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
0:50:00

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Biography: Federico and Fellini
1. Larger Than Life [:01]
2. Formative Years [4:40]
3. Oscar-Winning La Strada [12:53]
4. Stardom With La Dolce Vita [6:58]
5. Dreams as Artistic Inspiration [7:56]
6. Amarcord and Self-Expression [6:45]

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