Ozpetek’s queer melodrama excites and disappoints in equal measure Italian cinema is finally discovering that films with gay and lesbian characters can do extremely well at the box-office, in spite[…]
Author: Luca Prono
Luca Prono divides his life between his native Italy and Great Britain where he is completing a PhD in American Studies at the University of Nottingham. For the past two years he has edited the film review section of Scope: An Online Journal of Film Studies. He writes for the Italian queer website Terence and has published articles on Otto Preminger, Richard Wright, the Italian gay novelist Pier Vittorio Tondelli, and Italian neorealism.