The Sadness of the Samurai is a novel about justice, forgiveness and hope: we all bleed; some wounds heal; others remain. A wonderful, large read with many dark corners.
Lina Wertmuller's THE NYMPH relies on overcharged sexual visuals of Stefania Sandrelli's backside in this film about love, war, fate and virginity.
"Eat one meal a day and work, work work, if you want to live to 100." A review of scientist and Nobel laureate Rita Levi-Montalcini's philosophy, autobiography, and life.
Unlike American films that uphold privilege, MY BROTHER IS AN ONLY CHILD explores politics, conflicts and terrorism within a Italian family and within the country itself.