“Sa perché io mangio radici? No, perché? Perché le radici sono importanti!”  La Grande Bellezza. Paolo Sorrentino (2013)

la grande bellezza (the great beauty) - paolo sorrentino - 2013

Toni Servillo – La Grande Bellezza

Continuing our series in which writers reveal which movie characters they emulate, Peter Walker explains why he so admires Servillo's exceedingly urbane Jep Gambardella: it's not the linen suits but the keen awareness of life's everyday magic

Italian actor Toni Servillo as Jep Gambardella in LA GRANDE BELLEZZA ("The Great Beauty"), 2013.

Sabrina Ferilli and Toni Servillo in The Great Beauty / La grande bellezza

The Great Beauty / La grande bellezza

the great beauty la grande bellezza toni servillo

The Great Beauty (La Grande Bellezza) (2013)    One of the most stunningly beautiful and contemplative (and so many other things) films I have ever watched. The Great Beauty indeed it is.

The Great Beauty (La Grande Bellezza), directed by Paolo Sorrentino. Jan Long but beautiful and thoughtful.