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4.1
6,500 Ratings

Cinema Paradiso

Nuovo cinema Paradiso

Directed by Giuseppe Tornatore
Italy, 1988
Drama, Romance, Comedy

Synopsis

A young boy’s fascination with the images at the Cinema Paradiso turns into a deep love for filmmaking thirty years later. His ambition is encouraged by the theatre’s projectionist, Alfredo.

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Cinema Paradiso Directed by Giuseppe Tornatore

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1989 | Winner: Grand Prize of the Jury

Academy Awards

1990 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film

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