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1963 15

138 mins Italy Director. Federico Fellini

Taking its title from the number of films Fellini had completed up to this point, 8½ features Guido being besieged by sycophants and collaborators as he struggles to get started on an unwieldy science-fiction epic. Frequently digressing into surreal and erotic dream sequences, Fellini’s self-reflexive movie about movie-making climaxes with an exuberant parade.

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Directed by

Federico Fellini

Featuring

Marcello Mastroianni

Claudia Cardinale

Anouk Aimée

Genres

Drama

Collection

Oscars - Best Foreign Language Film Inside Film Sight and Sound Greatest Films Poll Oscars - Best Original Screenplay Best of BAFTA

Certificate

15

Released

1963

Country

Italy

Language

Italian

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