Rediscoveries alla Bolognese

by jhoberman.

Cannes is for film journalists, festival directors, and star-gazers. Il Cinema Ritrovato, the annual festival of restoration and rediscovery held each year in Bologna, is for film programmers, academics, and cinephiles whose idea of a star is a director–say the Soviet filmmaker Ivan Pyr’ev–who’s been dead for at least half a century. Read more…