Posts Tagged ‘Luchino Visconti’
 
 
 
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Rocco e i suoi fratelli – Rocco and his Brothers (Luchino Visconti – 1960)

It’s a story told many times of a family that leaves home to find a better life elsewhere.  In this masterpiece Visconti overlays this basic premise in Italy of the Economic Boom of early 60’s, the cultural dissonant emerging f...
 
Drama
 
white nights - le notti bianche (Luchino Visconti - 1957)
white nights - le notti bianche (Luchino Visconti - 1957)
white nights - le notti bianche (Luchino Visconti - 1957)

White Nights – Le notti bianche (Luchino Visconti – 1957)

Do you believe dreams can come true? In this masterpiece, adapted from a Russian short story by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Luchino Visconti provides a resounding yes. Or at least it appears like it. The film was shot in Cinecitta’ stud...