Search results for "Nanni Moretti"


The Caiman (2006)

A skewering of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Silvio Orlando  •  Margherita Buy  •  Jasmine Trinca  •  Michele Placido

The Son's Room (2001)

A psychoanalyst and his family go through profound emotional trauma when their son dies in a scuba diving accident.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti  •  Laura Morante  •  Jasmine Trinca  •  Giuseppe Sanfelice

We Have a Pope (2011) RT 63% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 2012

The newly elected Pope suffers a panic attack just as he is about to greet the faithful who have gathered to see him. His advisors, unable to convince him he is the right man ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Margherita Buy  •  Renato Scarpa

Sweet Dreams (1981) RT 94% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Michele Apicella is a young film and theater director, who lives his troubles as an artist. In Italy reach the Eighties, and Michele, who was contestant in the Sixties, now ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti  •  Nicola Di Pinto  •  Laura Morante  •  Alessandro Haber

Opening Day of Close-Up (1996)

At his cinema in Rome, the Nuovo Sacher, Nanni Moretti anxiously oversees preparations for the premiere of the film Close-up, by Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami. Meanwhile ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti

I Am Self Sufficient (1976)

Michele Apicella lives in Rome, in an apartment paid for by his father. Abandoned by his wife and his son Andrea, he occupies his time acting in an experimental theater ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti  •  Simona Frosi  •  Andrea Pozzi  •  Fabio Traversa

Ecce bombo (1978) RT Audience 88%

Michele, Goffredo, Mirko and Vito are four friends who have participated in the battles of the student in Sixties. Now in the Seventies, the four friends don't know what to do ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti  •  Lina Sastri  •  Piero Galletti  •  Carola Stagnaro

The Mass Is Ended (1985)

Onetime campus radical Nanni Moretti renounces his past to become a priest. Returning to his home village, Moretti is appalled at the lack of religious reverence amongst the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti  •  Ferruccio De Ceresa  •  Marco Messeri  •  Vincenzo Salemme

To Each His Own Cinema (2007)

A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about cinema.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Lynch  •  Joel Coen  •  Ethan Coen  •  Wong Kar-Wai  •  Lars von Trier  •  Roman Polanski  •  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Bille August  •  Tsai Ming-liang  •  Alejandro González Iñárritu  •  Manoel de Oliveira  •  David Cronenberg  •  Ken Loach  •  Jane Campion  •  Atom Egoyan  •  Amos Gitai  •  Gus Van Sant  •  Nanni Moretti  •  Aki Kaurismäki  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Wim Wenders  •  Olivier Assayas  •  Takeshi Kitano  •  Chen Kaige  •  Elia Suleiman  •  Walter Salles  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Raoul Ruiz  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Zhang Yimou  •  Hou Hsiao-hsien  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Jean-Pierre Dardenne  •  Luc Dardenne  •  Youssef Chahine  •  Michael Cimino
CAST:  Isabelle Adjani  •  Pegah Ahangarani  •  Anouk Aimée  •  Leonid Alexeenko

April (1998)

Nanni Moretti takes a comic look at the ebbs and flows of his life as he becomes a father for the first time. He struggles with distractions while trying to make a documentary ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti  •  Silvio Orlando  •  Silvia Nono  •  Pietro Moretti




Caro diario (1993) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 2011

Writer/director/actor Nanni Moretti offers a three-part film diary which takes a sharply satiric look at Italian life.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti  •  Giovanna Bozzolo  •  Sebastiano Nardone  •  Antonio Petrocelli

Red Lob (1989)

Michele is the leader of the Italian communist party and a professional water polo player. On this day he's just lost his memory following a (very stupid) car accident. So he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti  •  Silvio Orlando  •  Asia Argento  •  Mariella Valentini

The Thing (1990) RT 81% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Italian Communist Party (PCI) is going to change name and identity and renew itself into a new 'Thing'. This is a selection of talks that took place in various sections of the ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  Nanni Moretti

Mia Madre (2015)

Margherita, a director in the middle of an existential crisis, has to deal with the inevitable and still unacceptable loss of her mother.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Nanni Moretti
CAST:  John Turturro  •  Margherita Buy  •  Nanni Moretti  •  Pietro Ragusa

Padre Padrone (1977) RT 100% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jun 1998

The true story of the life of Gavino Ledda, the son of a Sardinian shepherd, and how he managed to escape his harsh, almost barbaric existence by slowly educating himself, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paolo Taviani  •  Vittorio Taviani
CAST:  Omero Antonutti  •  Saverio Marconi  •  Marcella Michelangeli  •  Fabrizio Forte

Girlfriend in a Coma (2012) RT Audience 75%

Girlfriend in a Coma is a documentary that exposes the dire situation of Italian politics and the process of economic and social decline the country has suffered during the ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Annalisa Piras
CAST:  Bill Emmott  •  Silvio Berlusconi  •  Emma Bonino  •  Mario Calabresi