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Retrospettiva George Cukor in Lausanne

Retrospettiva George Cukor in Lausanne



The Retrospective of the 66th Festival del film Locarno, curated by Roberto Turigliatto, was dedicated to the Hollywood master George Cukor (1899-1983) and will now be presented by the Cinémathèque suisse in Lausanne.

From 29 August to 31 October the Cinémathèque suisse will show 35 film of the Retrospettiva George Cukor:

A Bill of Divorcement
A Double Life
A Star Is Born
A Woman's Face
Adam's Rib
Bhowani Junction
Blue Bird
Born Yesterday
Chapman Report
David Copperfield
Dinner at Eight
Heller in Pink Tights
It Should Happen to You
Keeper of the Flame
Let's Make Love
Little Women
Marilyn Monroe: The Final Days
Marrying Kind
Model and the Marriage Broker
My Fair Lady
Pat and Mike
Philadelphia Story
Rich and Famous
Sylvia Scarlett
Travels with My Aunt
Two-Faced Woman
What Price Hollywood?
Wild Is the Wind

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The 2013 Retrospective is supported by the Swiss Post and organized in collaboration with the Cinémathèque suisse, Turin’s National Cinema Museum and the Film Society of Lincoln Center in New York. The Retrospective is also organized in partnership with TCM Cinéma.

For the occasion, and in collaboration with the Locarno Festival, Capricci published George Cukor On/Off Hollywood. This volume, in English and French, contains analyses of the films and biographical material, and is edited by film critic Fernando Ganzo.

The Retrospective will also be presented at Turin’s National Cinema Museum, at Zurich's Filmpodium (7 October-15 November 2013), at Geneva's Les Cinémas du Grütli (September-October 2013) and at New York's Film Society of Lincoln Center (December 2013).

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