LAUNCH OF DEAR SANDRA AT GRAN LYON FILM FESTIVAL
October 8, 2010
The artbook Dear Sandra by Atom Egoyan, a rereading of the masterpiece of Luchino Visconti Sandra, is presented Friday, October 8, 2010 in the Grand Lyon Film Festival – Lumière 2010.
At 7pm, at Cinema Lumière of Lyon, the meeting with Atom Egoyan, the diva Claudia Cardinale, the curator Domenico De Gaetano and festival director Thierry Frémaux, preceded by a preview screening of the book trailer Dear Sandra made by Mario Ruggiero: a 3 minuts and 20 seconds video presentation with the pages of the book animated using selected sequences taken from the film. The chromatic contrasts between the black and white backstage stills shot in 1965 by Mario Tursi and the digital files of the photos shot in the same locations by Luca Saini in 2006 are highlighted by black and white sequences taken from the film, dramatic dialogues, sound and the music of César Franck.
For information, visit the festival website www.lumiere2010.org.
In collaboration with Ego Films Arts and Gran Lyon Film Festival.