LA DOLCE VITA (1960)
Widely hailed as one of the greatest films in European cinema, La Dolce Vita (the sweet life) follows a disillusioned gossip columnist ‘s wanderings through ultramodern, super-sophisticated, utterly sinful Rome. Even as he tries to change his shallow lifestyle he attaches himself to a bored socialite, then a bisexual prostitute, while juggling personal tragedy and professional demand. Throughout the columnist sees his dreams, fantasies and nightmares mirrored in the decadence around him.
“truly unforgettable” – L.A. Times – Cannes Film Festival: Palme d’Or Award
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