Short to Success: Daniele Misischia

Published on :

You can find the Italian version of this article below. Daniele Misischia, Roman director born in 1985, has found the national spotlight, the official one, with the broadest audience, with his full length-film ‘The End?‘ (‘The End? L’inferno fuori‘, 2017) available for rent on YouTube at this link. It’s a […]

Short to Success: Roberto Rossellini

Published on :

You can find the Italian version of this article below. Roberto Rossellini is one of the masters of Italian cinema, one of those who have crossed, with his films, national borders, writing the history of the Tenth Muse on a global scale. Today marks the 115th anniversary of the birth […]

Corto Dorico Film Fest

Published on :

Corto Dorico Film Fest, founded in 2004 in the Italian port city of Ancona, is an international film festival whose focus lies chiefly on short films, debut feature films, documentaries and auteur films, and whose mission has always been that of fulfilling the challenge of researching, promoting and supporting cinema […]

Short to Success: Liliana Cavani

Published on :

You can find the Italian version of this article below. When, last summer, I was strolling on the small yet welcoming seafront of Porto Ercole, one of the Argentario’s and southern Tuscany’s pearls, I suddenly stumbled across Liliana Cavani. She was involved in a quiet and itinerant conversation with a […]

Short to Success: Leonardo Pieraccioni (Interview)

Published on :

You can find the Italian version of this article+interview below. Today, to better understand what may mean to a big-shot director having debuted and, especially, having been trained with short films, we went asking directly to the author, teasing him on this topic. That’s how, for this new article of […]

Short to Success: Valeria Golino

Published on :

You can find the Italian version of this article below. Valeria Golino‘s road to success could be defined, using an expression borrowed from literary and cultural artifices of politics, a parallel convergence. It is an apparent oxymoron that gives a good idea of her path of actress and cinematographic director: […]

Short to Success: Paolo Sorrentino

Published on :

Paolo Sorrentino, one of the leading directors of italian (but not only) cinema, debuted with a super-short film under two minutes: Un Paradiso (A Paradise, 1994), a spine-chilling and withering film, co-directed at age 24 with Stefano Russo. It is about a near-death experience. This makes clear to everyone that […]