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Fellini's Intervista (1987)
"Intervista" (original title)

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Cinecitta, the huge movie studio outside Rome, is 50 years old and Fellini is interviewed by a Japanese TV crew about the films he has made there over the years as he begins production on ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Sergio Rubini ...
Reporter / Himself
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Antonella
Maurizio Mein ...
Himself
Paola Liguori ...
Star
Lara Wendel ...
Bride
Antonio Cantafora ...
Spouse
Nadia Ottaviani ...
Vestal Virgin
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Herself
...
Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Maria Teresa Battaglia
Christian Borromeo ...
Christian
Roberta Carlucci
Dario Casalini ...
Karl
Umberto Conte
Lionello Pio Di Savoia
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Cinecitta, the huge movie studio outside Rome, is 50 years old and Fellini is interviewed by a Japanese TV crew about the films he has made there over the years as he begins production on his latest film. A young actor portrays Fellini arriving at Cinecitta the first time by trolley to interview a star. Marcello Mastroianni dressed as Mandrake the Magician floats by a window and Fellini followed by TV crew takes him to Anita Ekberg's villa where the Trevi fountain scene from Dolce vita, La (1960) is shown on a sheet that appears and disappears as if by magic. Written by Dale O'Connor <daleoc@interaccess.com>

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When the priest guides Fellini and friends to Villa Pandora, riding his motorcycle, a wire moving his scarf is totally visible. See more »

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[first lines]
Federico Fellini: You here already? Go home to bed.
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Referenced in Cinecittà: La casa di F. Fellini (2004) See more »

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Written by Nino Rota
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what a way to go!
25 June 2001 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

I don't know what the reviewers were thinking, but with Ebert leading the pack, it might be safe to say that they weren't thinking at all.

Intervista is an amazing film. It takes the shape of a fake documentary, in which Fellini looks at, and pokes fun at, his entire career. In the end it is an homage, not to himself, as other reviewers have suggested, but to film itself. Praise for a medium which never ceases to amaze viewers and film makers alike with it's capacity to project and create our dreams.


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