DANTE FERRETTI: PRODUCTION DESIGNER
(Dante Ferretti: scenografo italiano)
Directed by Gianfranco Giagni – 54’
The Documentary “Dante Ferretti – Production Designer” retraces the life and the career of Dante Ferretti, the famous Italian Artist and Production Designer, who won two Academy Awards (The “Aviator” by Martin Scorsese and “Sweeny Todd” by Tim Burton) and BAFTA. Here we detail Dante’s life, from the origin of his career in Macerata, to his arrival in Cinecittà and finally his incredible success in the USA. Dante leads us into the places that have characterized the most important moments in his personal and working life, showing also his beautiful drawings and scale models. The documentary has been produced by Nicoletta Ercole for Cinecittà Studios and Nicomax Cinematografica and by Flavia Parnasi for Combo Film.