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  1. Watch 'Great Directors' Documentary, With Richard Linklater,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | /film

    ... rectors on these directors' work-from the role of Neo-Realism in Bertolucci's evolution to the influence of Federico Fellini on David Lynch, Ingmar Bergman on Catherine Breillat and Rainer Werner Fassbinder on Todd Haynes.

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  2. Italian Directors Protest Proposed Smoking Ban in FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Hollywood Reporter

    It's hard to imagine a classic Italian film without cigarettes. From Clint Eastwood 's rolled cigarillo in every classic Sergio Leone western, to Marcello Mastroianni 's puffing away in Federico Fellini films, smoking is as much a part of the onscreen culture in Italy as it is off-screen.

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  3. Euclides Da CunhaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Hilobrow

    ... HiLobrow irregularly pays tribute to one of our high-, low-, no-, or hilobrow heroes. Also born this date: Federico Fellini , Esquivel , Abraham Merritt , David Lynch . Jacob Mikanowski is a writer and historian based in Chicago. He writes about ...

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  4. Federico FelliniRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    Early in his career he helped inaugurate the cinema movement, but he soon developed his own distinctive style of typically autobiographical films that imposed dreamlike or hallucinatory imagery upon ordinary situations and portrayed people at their most bizarre.

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  5. The week’s passagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Seattle Times

    Clarence E. Huntley Jr. and Joseph Shambrey, both 91, lifelong Los Angeles friends who served as mechanics with the all-black Tuskegee Airmen in World War II, and served again in the Korean War, both died on Jan. 5. Anita Ekberg, 83, an actress who became an international symbol of beauty and sensuality in the 1960 Federico Fellini film "La Dolce Vita," died last Sunday in Rocca di Papa, southeast of Rome, after a long illness. Thomas Graboys, 70, a prominent Boston cardiologist who chronicled his struggles with Parkinson's disease and dementia in a searing 2008 autobiography, died Jan. 5 in Chestnut Hill, Mass.

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  6. Italian directors, including Paolo Sorrentino, decry possible film smoking banRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | South China Morning Post

    For decades, film directors from Federico Fellini to Martin Scorsese have used cigarettes to make a point - that a particular character is a lot cooler and sexier than the rest of us. But in Italy, that tradition may be about to come to a screeching halt.

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  7. Italian filmmaker of power, poverty and politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... critic Michel Ciment once counted Rosi among "the three last giants of Italian cinema", the others being Federico Fellini and Michelangelo Antonio. His films won top prizes at the Cannes, Venice and Berlin film festivals. Yet he never acquired the ...

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  8. Flair and Square: The first womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Indian Express

    When you start watching foreign films as an older teen or a young 20-year-old, you begin with Federico Fellini. When you watch Fellini, you begin with his most famous movie, La Dolce Vita.

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  9. Ekberg, movie bombshell, dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | HeraldNet

    ... saw her on the street, and went to the United States to compete for the Miss Universe title. Her role in Federico Fellini's 'La Dolce Vita' - where she played a movie star - shot her to stardom. The movie was a colossal success and came to define ...

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  10. Anita Ekberg's 'sweet life' comes to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Iol.co.za

    ... Raffaele clinic in Rocca di Papa, on the outskirts of Rome. He said her death followed "a long illness". In Federico Fellini's 1960 movie, Ekberg was immortalised wading into Rome's Trevi Fountain wearing a black strapless dress, and sensually ...

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  11. Anita EkbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... actress Anita Ekberg plays the glamorous Sylvia in the fountain scene from 'La Dolce Vita', directed by Federico Fellini. (Photo via John Kobal Foundation/Getty Images) Anita Ekberg, who just died Sunday at age 83, made lots of movies, but the only ...

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  12. Get A Life: The helping hand of humorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... up in an irreverent family. As a child, I was dragged to many an Italian funeral, which often resembled a Federico Fellini movie. There was high drama as a plethora of black-clad women showed up to wail and moan. Then there would be bursts of ...

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  13. Martin Scorsese On Anita Ekberg And A "Legendary" Moment In Movie History - VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Deadline

    ... l 'jet set' of the 60s and 70s, the world of international moviemaking, the very special cinematic world of Federico Fellini. He and Marcello Mastroianni and Ekberg made magic together. It was her one great moment in movies, but it was legendary."

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  14. Anita Ekberg, 'La Dolce Vita' Actress, Dies at 83 in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | News Max

    ... shot to global fame in 1960 after playing the capricious actress Sylvia opposite Marcello Mastroianni in Federico Fellini's celebrated "La Dolce Vita" (The Sweet Life), about decadent high society in Rome. The scene of her wading into the baroque ...

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  15. Anita Ekberg, waded into Trevi Fountain in 'La Dolce Vita,' dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Bangor Daily News

    Anita Ekberg, the busty blond former Miss Sweden who became a Hollywood sex symbol in the 1950s and famously waded into Rome's Trevi Fountain in a revealing, strapless black evening gown in Federico Fellini's classic 1960 film "La Dolce Vita," has died. She was 83. A stunning, blue-eyed beauty who was crowned Miss Sweden in 1951, Ekberg launched her screen career inauspiciously at Universal, where her first credited role was as a Venusian guard in "Abbott and Costello Go to Mars" in 1953.

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  16. Anita Ekberg dead at 83: 'La Dolce Vita' actress was '50s, '60s sex symbolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Post-Standard

    ... saw her on the street, and went to the United States to compete for the Miss Universe title. Her role in Federico Fellini's "La Dolce Vita" -- where she played a movie star -- shot her to stardom. The movie was a colossal success and came to define ...

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  17. 8 Things To Know This AMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Refinery 29

    ... Anita Ekberg, 1950s movie star and international sex symbol best known for her role as Sylvia in the 1960 Federico Fellini film La Dolce Vita died Sunday at age 83 . Breakfast dumplings , stuffed with sausage and eggs, are real and don't you wish ...

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  18. Anita Ekberg, 83; starred in Fellini's 'La Dolce Vita'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Day

    ... for her overflowing decolletage, sultry ice-blond looks and her sensual dip in the Trevi Fountain in Federico Fellini's 1960 masterpiece of hedonistic Rome, "La Dolce Vita," died Jan. 11 in Rome. She was 83. Her attorney confirmed the death but did ...

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  19. Swedish-born star of La Dolce Vita, Anita Ekberg, has died in Rome at the age of 83Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 11 | Art Daily

    A file photo taken in 1960 shows Italian actor Marcello Mastroianni and Swedish actress Anita Ekberg in Rome's famous Trevi Fountain during the shooting of Federico Fellini's film "La Dolce Vita". Ekberg, who has died aged 83, is likely to be remembered for a single scene in which she cavorts in Rome's Trevi Fountain, exhibiting her curvaceous charms to an urbane Marcello Mastroianni in Federico Fellini's "La Dolce Vita".

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  20. Anita Ekberg, international screen beauty and Fellini star, dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | TwinCities

    Anita Ekberg, who became an international symbol of lush beauty and unbridled sensuality in the 1960 Federico Fellini film "La Dolce Vita," died Sunday in Rocca di Papa, southeast of Rome. She was 83. Ekberg had kept a low public profile in recent years.

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