Riccardo Freda, I was the Highest Paid Director in Italy (2007)

Interview produced by SKY which was broadcast in 2007 on the movie channels at random times. Director Giuseppe Tornatore shoots the breeze with Riccardo Freda in this informal interview conducted in a cafè sometime in the 1990s. They cover various topics, from Freda's start in the industry and the formation of the Cinecittà studios in … Continue reading Riccardo Freda, I was the Highest Paid Director in Italy (2007)

Roberto Mauri, Marco Giusti – Stracult (2010)

  Born Giuseppe Tagliavia in Castelvetrano, Trapani, Roberto Mauri began his career as an actor in a series of low-budget films, occasionally also playing the lead role. He debuted as a director with the crime film Lost Souls (co-directed with Andrea Bianchi) Mostly active between the 1960s and the first half of the 1970s, Mauri specialised … Continue reading Roberto Mauri, Marco Giusti – Stracult (2010)