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New Restorations of Six Federico Fellini Films Coming to UK Bluray

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Big news for fans of the Italian auteur.


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Today, January 20th, 2020, marks 100 years since the birth of Italian cinema giant Federico Fellini. To mark his centenary, six of Fellini's films have been newly restored for UK blu-ray releases.


8 ½ bluray

First up on February 10th, CultFilms will release the four film boxset 'Fellini: Four Films', containing 8 ½, La Dolce Vita, Juliet of the Spirits and I Vitelloni8 ½ will also be given a standalone release on February 3rd.

Special features include:

8 ½: New interview with actor, and Fellini’s off-screen companion, Sandra Milo; new interview with Lina Wertmuller, Fellini’s assistant director on 8 ½; ‘Lost Sequence’ documentary on the making of 8 ½ featuring interviews Fellini and cast and crew.

La Dolce Vita: Interview with star Anita Ekberg.

Juliet of the Spirits: Audio commentary by film historian Kat Ellinger; video essay by Italian cinema expert Prof. Guido Bonsaver.

I Vitelloni: video essay by Italian cinema expert Prof. Guido Bonsaver.


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Then in Spring, 2020, Studiocanal will release new restorations of The White Sheik and Nights of Cabiria. Both films are currently screening as part of the BFI’s two-month season at BFI Southbank.

Special features include:

The White Sheik: Fellini’s White Sheik and Other Stories; Fellini’s Collection at the Lilly Library.

Nights of Cabiria: Interview with film historian Philip Kemp.