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My Dad Is 100 Years Old (2005)

A short film in which Isabella Rossellini discusses the life and work of her father: Roberto Rossellini.

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Guy Maddin
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Credited cast:
Isabella Rossellini ... Isabella Rossellini / Alfred Hitchcock / David O. Selznick / Federico Fellini / Charlie Chaplin / Ingrid Bergman
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Isaac Paz Sr. Isaac Paz Sr. ... The belly of Roberto Rossellini
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A short film in which Isabella Rossellini discusses the life and work of her father: Roberto Rossellini.

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 April 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Apukám 100 éves See more »

Filming Locations:

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Despite the fact that they bear a strong physical resemblance to one another, this is the first time that Isabella Rossellini has ever played her mother Ingrid Bergman on film or television. See more »

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Insight into the life
11 February 2006 | by joy_ride_420See all my reviews

I just caught this movie on the documentary channel and I think it was extremely well done. It's been so long since I've seen imagination and art and human emotion properly translated onto film. An insight into the life of Roberto Rossellini through the eyes of his daughter offers of a unique perspective on how the golden age of Hollywood and it's pioneers functioned. Perhaps the over-all message of the film has skewed my personal opinion since I enjoyed it so much, but I do believe that Roberto had a point. That Hollywood was, and still is, too obsessive over box office results and not enough emphasis on creative expression. This short film is worth a watch.


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