18 July 2018
The Torino Film Festival (November 23rd to December 1st 2018) will dedicate a tribute to the Italian director Ermanno Olmi entitled "Long Life to Ermanno Olmi!".
A whole day during which films, documentaries, rare or unreleased footage will be proposed to the Festival audience. With the participation of special guests, his closest collaborators, his students and admirers many initiatives will fill the programme of the event, created to celebrate the topicality and vitality of one of the masters of modern cinema, who continues to be example of moral rigor and formal perfection.
Projections and guests will be introduced by his friend and longtime collaborator, director Maurizio Zaccaro.
"Long live Ermanno Olmi!" is organized by the Torino Film Festival and the National Museum of Cinema in collaboration with Rai Cinema, Rai Teche, Istituto Luce Cinecittà, Edison and the Olmi family