Directed by: Paolo Sorrentino

Written by: Paolo Sorrentino, Umberto Contarello

Cast: Toni Servillo, Carlo Verdone, Sabrina Ferilli

Production Company: Indigo Film, Medusa Film, Babe Film

Cinematography: Luca Bigazzi

Editing: Cristiano Travaglioli

Producers: Francesca Cima, Nicola Giuliano

If Paul Thomas Anderson had directed La dolce vita… After his 65th birthday, Jep Gambardella looks past the nightclubs and parties to find a timeless landscape of absurd, exquisite beauty. The film premiered in the Cannes 2013 and, after winning countless awards, it has just become the newest Oscar winner in the „Best Foreign Film” category.

DIRECTOR’S FILMOGRAPHY

La grande bellezza (fiction, 2013)

This Must Be the Place (fiction, 2011)

Il divo (fiction, 2008)

L’amico di famiglia (fiction, 2006)

Le conseguenze dell’amore (fiction, 2004)

L’uomo in più (fiction, 2001)

Awards: Oscar 2014 – Best Foreign Film, BAFTA 2014 – Best Foreign Film, Golden Globe 2013 – Best Foreign Film

Romanian distributor: Independenta Film