The second day of Cinema Ritrovato was held at the DAMSlab Auditorium in Piazzetta Pasolini. Nicolas Winding Refn and Peter Conheim gave a film lecture and it was moderated by Ehsan Khoshbakht. The Danish director, a guest of the 33rd edition of the Festival, presented his most recent film project ‘byNWR’ to the public.
‘Notre-Dame, cathédrale de Paris’ by Georges Franju, intruduced by the Cinema Ritrovato co-directors
The 33rd Edition of Cinema Ritrovato opened its doors at Cinema Modernissimo with the short film Notre-Dame, Cathédrale de Paris (1957) by Georges Franju. The four directors of the Festival introduced the first screening
"This programme, composed of four short Georgian documentaries, was cherry-picked by me from a larger number of newly restored films made available to Il Cinema Ritrovato by Central Archive of Audio-Visual Documents of the National Archives of Georgia.
"Fellow cinephiles, This is an illustrated list (mostly with posters, when available) of the 100 films you must watch in Bologna during Il Cinema Ritrovato XXXIII.
Ieri pomeriggio incontro con lo storico capo redattore di Sight & Sound Nick James in conversazione con Ehsan Khoshbakht, co-direttore del Cinema Ritrovato.
An Interview with Ehsan Khoshbakht, curator of the retrospective ‘Noir Teheran’, a tribute to the genius of the re-found film director Samuel Khachikian
First of all I would like to know more about the whole process of bringing these four noir films by Samuel Khachikian to Cinema Ritrovato. You as a film curator, how did you proceed?