Ennio Morricone

Cinema Paradiso

Nuovo Cinema Paradiso

A timeless and charming love letter to cinema from Giuseppe Tornatore.

Image from Cinema Paradiso

Italy 1988
Dir Giuseppe Tornatore
With Philippe Noiret, Jacques Perrin, Antonella Attili
124min
Digital 4K
English subtitles
Certificate PG

A director recalls his childhood in Sicily after World War Two – as a boy, he developed a life-long passion for film at the local ‘Cinema Paradiso’, where he struck up a friendship with the projectionist. Tornatore’s Oscar®-winning film is a nostalgic love letter to cinema, with a touching performance from Philippe Noiret and a fittingly elegiac score by Morricone and his son Andrea.

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