Ennio: El Maestro – Giuseppe Tornatore


Italian Film
Sala Buñuel del CIC El Almacén (Arrecife)
Wednesday 19 October at 8pm
Tickets: 3€
Film available in Italian, subtitles in Spanish

Portrait of Ennio Morricone, the most popular and prolific film composer of the 20th century, one of the most beloved by the public, a two-time Oscar winner and the author of more than five hundred unforgettable scores. The documentary presents the Maestro through a long interview conducted by Tornatore, testimonials from artists and directors such as Bernardo Bertolucci, Giuliano Montaldo, Marco Bellocchio, Dario Argento, the Taviani brothers, Carlo Verdone, Barry Levinson, Roland Joffé, Oliver Stone, Quentin Tarantino, Bruce Springsteen, Nicola Piovani, Hans Zimmer and Pat Metheny, music and archive material. The documentary also aims to reveal the lesser-known side of Morricone, such as his passion for chess, which may have mysterious links to his music.