I'm a Born Liar: A Fellini Lexicon
Damian PettigrewISBN: 0810946173;
Book DescriptionA year before his death, the great Italian film director Federico Fellini sat down with documentary-maker Damian Pettigrew for a series of intimate, in-depth interviews. I'm a Born Liar contains the highlights of these conversations. Withgreat candidness, Fellini discusses every aspect of his work, from his early life to his relationship with Italian culture to the inspiration behind his films. Pettigrew's immensely readable interviews illuminate the life of the director of La Strada, La Dolce Vita, 8(tm) , and other classic films, and demonstrate his wild imagination, his energy, and his passion. Fellini reveals much, on subjects ranging from women ("the unknown planet") to his neuroses ("fabulous treasure buried at the bottom of the city") to his actors ("puppets"). In between, the director muses on marriage, memory, cinema, and Marcello Mastroianni. Accompanying the interviews are 125 film stills and never-before-published photographs from the...
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