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A semi-autobiographical film of Fellini about a film director (Mastroianni) who finds himself creatively barren at the peak of his career. He fantasizes at a resort to get away from the pressures of wife and staff.
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0780021991
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (138 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (20 pages).
  • Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : Criterion Collection, [2001]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translation of : Otto e mezzo.
Features: screen-specific audio essay featuring commentary by film critic and Fellini friend Gideon Bachmann, NYU professor of film Antio Monda, with excerpts from Fellini's interviews and letters and Deena Boyler's on-set diary, introduction by Terry Gilliam, director of Brazil and 12 monkeys, extensive booklet featuring essays by Fellini, Monda, and longtime Fellini collaborator and critic Tullio Kezich, theatrical trailer, "Fellini: a director's notebook, "Nino Rota: between cinema and concert, a documentary about the maestro behind the music Of Fellini's films," interviews with actress Sandra Milo ("Carlo"), director Lina Wertmuller, whose career began on the set of 8 1/2, and cinematographer Vittorio Storaro, who discusses the revolutionary art of Gianni di Venanzo, and an extensive stills gallery.
Participant or Performer Note:
Marcello Mastroianni, Claudia Cardinale, Anouk Aimee, Sandra Milo, Rossella Falk, Barbara Steele.
Summary, etc.:
A semi-autobiographical film of Fellini about a film director (Mastroianni) who finds himself creatively barren at the peak of his career. He fantasizes at a resort to get away from the pressures of wife and staff.
Language Note:
In Italian with English subtitles.
Awards Note:
Academy Award, Best Foreign Film, 1963.
Subject: Motion picture producers and directors > Drama.
Genre: Motion pictures, Italian.
Feature films.
Foreign films, Italian.
DVD-Video discs.
Videorecording.
Video recordings.
Drama.
Summary: A semi-autobiographical film of Fellini about a film director (Mastroianni) who finds himself creatively barren at the peak of his career. He fantasizes at a resort to get away from the pressures of wife and staff.

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