LE BAL (Ettore Scola. 1983)

From Italy, France and Algeria, Le bal is based on the play by Jean-Claude Penchenat, which he helped adapt, along with the director, Ettore Scola, and Ruggero Maccari. It has its partisans and won a bunch of major prizes for Scola‚Äôs direction, including at Berlin, and as best film. However, it is artsy-fartsy, almost completely […]