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Directed by Federico Fellini With Marcello Mastroianni A carnivalesque self-portrait of a movie director, 8 1/2 moves freely between the frenzy of real life on a movie set, and the director's dream and fantasy life. Marcello Mastroianni perfectly captures the bemused wonder of the film director, creating an indelible portrait of the artist as ringleader. A lavish fantasia rooted in personal experience, this is the fullest expression of Fellini's desire to fuse realism and poetry. 8 1/2 has inspired numerous movies about movies including this year's eagerly awaited new film 9.

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Queens Theatre, New York City