Italia, Fire and Ashes
Sun 10 July / Pálás 2 / 12:15
2021 / France & Italy / 90 min / Documentary
Its world of fast and romantic deliriums soon reached international fame, fascinating crowds, intellectuals and artists from all over Europe, reaching out to the United States and South America.
It was an art dedicated to the sublime, to sophistication and death in an era of splendour. We see the history of a country that would soon fall into the abyss of Fascism, from the ashes of which one of the greatest cinematographies in the world would be born again.
Directors: Céline Gailleurd & Olivier Bohler
Producers: Ivan Olgiati, Chiara Galloni, Raphaël Millet & Diamantine Ghariani
Cast: Isabella Rossellini