• L'Immagine Ritrovata at the 71th Festival de Cannes

    L'Immagine Ritrovata at the 71th Festival de Cannes

    L’Immagine Ritrovata is delighted to participate to the 71st edition of the Cannes Film Festival, taking  place from May 8th to 19th 2018, presenting six new restorations:


    Ladri di biciclette

    (Vittorio De Sica, Italy, 1948)

    Presented by Fondazione Cineteca di Bologna, Stefano Libassi's Compass Film and Istituto Luce-Cinecittà. Restored by Fondazione Cineteca di Bologna and Stefano Libassi's Compass Film, in collaboration with Arthur Cohn, Euro Immobilfin and Artédis, and with the support of Istituto Luce-Cinecittà. Restoration carried out at L'Immagine Ritrovata laboratory. Special thanks to DOP Luca Bigazzi for its collaboration to the color grading.


    Driving Miss Daisy

    (Bruce Beresford, USA, 1989)

    Presented by Pathé. 4K restoration made from 35mm original image and sound negatives. Restoration carried out by Pathé L’Image Retrouvée laboratory (Paris/Bologne) with the collaboration of director Bruce Beresford.


    The Apartment

    (Billy Wilder, USA, 1960)

    Presented by Park Circus with the co-operation of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. 4K digital restoration from the original camera negative. Digital restoration completed by Cineteca di Bologna, Colour Grading by Sheri Eissenburg at Roundabout in Los Angeles. Supervised on behalf of Park Circus by Grover Crisp.


    La Religieuse

    (Jacques Rivette, France, 1965)

    Presented by Studiocanal. 4K restoration from the original camera negative. Sound restauration from the sound negative (only matching element). Works carried out by L’Immagine Ritrovata laboratory under the supervision of Studiocanal and Ms. Véronique Manniez-Rivette with the help of the CNC, the Cinémathèque française and the Fonds culturel franco-américain.


    Cyrano de Bergerac

    (Jean-Paul Rappeneau, France, 1990)
    Presented by Lagardère Studios Distribution. Scan from the original negative and 4K restoration carried out by L’Image Retrouvée for Lagardère Studios Distribution with the support of the CNC, the Cinémathèque Française, the Fonds Culturel Franco-Américain, Arte France–Unité Cinéma, Pathé et Mr. Francis Kurkdjian. Special thanks to DOP Pierre Lhomme for its collaboration to the color grading. French distribution in theaters: Carlotta Films (in progress). Jean-Paul Rappeneau in attendance.


    Gli specialisti 

    (Sergio Corbucci, France/Italy/Germany, 1969)
    Presented by TF1 Studio. Full version previously unseen restored in 4K from the original Technicolor-Techniscope image negative and French and Italian magnetic tapes by TF1 Studio. Digital work carried out by L’Image Retrouvée laboratory, Paris / Bologna. French theater distribution: Carlotta Films. The film will be screened at the Cinéma de la Plage (Movies on the Beach).


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