La Dolce Vita | Federico Fellini's Stylish Cinematic Landmark

In this video essay The Discarded Image looks at Federico Fellini’s stylish cinematic landmark La Dolce Vita, a film that, to quote Martin Scorsese, “conquered the universe”. They discuss it in relation to the Italian Neo-Realist movement (Rome Open City, Bicycle Thieves) that came before, and the Fellini films that came after, like 8½, and Amarcord.


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