Paolo Sorrentino skewers Italian politics in this satirical, profane, and imaginative fictionalization of controversial Italian tycoon and politician Silvio Berlusconi and his inner circle. Movie in Italian with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.
Fred and Mick, two old friends, are on vacation in an elegant hotel at the foot of the Alps. Fred, a composer and conductor, is now retired. Mick, a film director, is still working. They look with curiosity and tenderness on their children's confused lives, Mick's enthusiastic young writers, and the other hotel guests. While Mick scrambles to finish the screenplay for what he imagines will be his last important film, Fred has no intention of resuming his musical career. But someone wants at all costs to hear him conduct again. Movie in English with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.
Movie tells a story about the most amazing city of South America – Rio de Janeiro. Directors from different countries shot 10 episodes of short stories, which tell us about love. Every episode is dedicated to each different districts, that are unique with their own coulours. Project "Rio, I love you", began with the move called #RIOEUTEAMO, main idea of which was to show a love to a city, this movement pretty fast moved from the borders of the internet to the streets of Rio. That`s how this move became a movie. Directors of eight different nations worked on this movie.
With echoes of Fellini’s The Sweet Life (La Dolce Vita, 1960), the film The Great Beauty (La Grande Bellezza), shown at this year’s Cannes film festival, evokes cinematic admiration and makes one wish it would never end, while leading film critics tend to refer to it as the most momentous film of the festival. Jep Gambardella (actor Toni Servillo) is an indolent and disenchanted 65-year-old writer and journalist, coasting on his sole successful novel published nearly fifty years ago.