102 years since the birth of Federico Fellini, a double appointment at the Fulgor Cinema.
Thursday 20 January at 9 pm Francesca Fabbri Fellini presents her short film "La Fellinette", winner of the Special Prize 75 at the Nastri d’Argento 2021.
A mix of fiction and animation homage to the great Federico, the director and uncle, and to his world, which comes into life in the memory of a childhood dream starting from a drawing that the Master made for her portraying his niece on the winter beach of Rimini entitled precisely "The Fellinette ".
In the cast the extraordinary participation of actors such as Milena Vukotic, Ivano Marescotti and Bustric.
To precede, the concert of the Duo Trabace “Sognare Fellini. Visions and sonorous amarcord by Nino Rota ”.
The magical affinity between Federico Fellini and the composer Nino Rota gave rise to real musical masterpieces and "Sognare Fellini" wants to be a sort of "dreamlike homage" to this artistic partnership that has forged over time a real musical genre, as well as a visual imaginary universally classified with the adjective "Fellinian".
On the occasion of the director's birthday, the musicians Angelo and Alessandro Trabace retrace, with the public, the great themes composed by Nino Rota for his films ("Amarcord", "La dolce vita", "8 e 1⁄2", "La strada ”,“ Casanova ”and many others) transcribed and freely revisited on the piano and violin.
In the Cinemino set up inside the Palazzo del Fulgor, however, starting from January 18 and throughout the month of February, Fellini's masterpieces will be screened on Tuesdays, while on Thursdays it will be possible to see documentaries dedicated to the great directors of Italian cinema with some of their most significant films.
Alessandro Trabace has performed for years in various chamber music and symphonic ensembles travelling the world; among the most significant experiences of his young career are the concerts in New York at Carnegie Hall, in Geneva at the Palace of Nations, in Berlin at the Philarmonie, in Rome at the Quirinale, in Erl (Austria) on the occasion of of the Tyrolean Festival for the traditional season of the “Wagnerian Ring” under the direction of Maestro Gustav Kuhn. In the summer of 2021 he participated in the summer tour of "Forever", the first solo album by singer-songwriter Francesco Bianconi.
Angelo Trabace has been collaborating for some time as an author, arranger and keyboard player with various Italian song artists including Dimartino, Vasco Brondi, Baustelle, Brunori Sas, Dente, Arisa. In recent years he has devoted himself almost exclusively to composition, collaborating on the writing of soundtracks for short films and the music of some pieces of Francesco Bianconi's first solo album, “Forever”.