At the VII International Symposium on Contemporary and New Trends on Italian Cinema held at Indiana University, I had the great privilege of interviewing Diana Parisi. Diana is an assistant director in Italian Cinema who been working on short films, such as the TV Short documentary 1960 I ribelli (2010). To fill you in briefly on what the film 1960 I ribelli is, it is the story of the 1960 strikes and demonstrations in Italy against the Tambroni government, supported by a post-fascist party. Diana had the opportunity to work alongside director Mimmo Calopresti and actors Giuliano Montaldo, Paolo Pietrangeli, Fernando Tambroni.
When I sat down with Diana and asked for her ...continua a leggere