IMAGO Tribute Giuseppe Rotunno AIC

2008 - IMAGO tribute to Giuseppe Rotunno, eDIT FILM FESTIVAL

Legendary Italian cinematographer Giuseppe Rotunno (The Leopard, And the Ship Sails On) received the first award ever to be presented by, IMAGO.







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Rotunno has worked with the two great Italian directors, Luchino Visconti and Federico Fellini.

Although Rotunno filmed his first feature-length film under the direction of Visconti ( White Nights ), he is much better known for his work with Federico Fellini. Rotunno's left his mark on such films directed by Fellini as City of Women , And the Ship sails on, and Casanova in the meticulous attention he paid to lighting.

Rotunno was nominated for an Academy Award in 1979 for his work on the American feature film All that Jazz , starring Jessica Lange and Roy Scheider. The multi-award-winning cinematographer has contributed to 77 film productions over the course of his career.

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Giuseppe Rotunno laureate of IMAGO with tribute to his contribution for cinematography and Nigel Walters president of IMAGO, living a great moment of joy.