AND THE SHIP SAILS ON
AND THE SHIP SAILS ON

AND THE SHIP SAILS ON

Director Federico Fellini

Production year 1983

Length 132min.

Country Italy/France

SYNOPSIS

In July 1914, a luxury cruise ship leaves Italy with the ashes of the famous opera singer Tetua. The boat is filled with her friends, opera singers, actors and all kinds of exotic people. Life is sweet the first days, but on the third day the captain has to save a large number of Serbian refugees from the sea, refugees, who has escaped the first tremors of WWI.

Awards

Best Film, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Production Design | David di Donatello Awards, Italy, 1984

Best Foreign Film | Golden Globes, USA, 1984

Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Production Design, Best Costume Design, Best Special Effects | Silver Ribbon (Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists), Italy, 1984

CAST & CREW

Federico Fellini
Federico Fellini

Director

Producer(s)

Franco Cristaldi

Script

Federico Fellini, Tonino Guerra

Director of Photography

Giuseppe Rotunno

Production designer

Dante Ferretti

Music by

Gianfranco Plenizio

Sound

Fausto Ancillai

Edit

Ruggero Mastroianni

Cast

Freddie Jones, Barbara Jefford, Victor Poletti, Peter Cellier, Elisa Mainardi, Norma West, Paolo Paoloni, Pina Bausch

Production company(ies)

Rai 1, Vides Produzione

Federico Fellini

(1920-1993) In a career spanning almost 50 years, Fellini won the Cannes Palme d'Or for La Dolce Vita, was nominated for 12 Academy Awards and won four awards in the category of Best Foreign Language Film (now called Best International Film), the most for any director in the history of the Academy. At the 65th Academy Awards in 1992, he received the honorary award for Lifetime Achievement.


Filmography

Lights of Variety (1950), The White Sheik (1952), I Vitelloni (1953), Love in the City (segment Agenzia matrimoniale, 1953), La Strada (1954), Il Bidone (1955), Nights of Cabiria (1957), La Dolce Vita (1960), Boccaccio '70 (segment Le tentazioni del dottor Antonio, 1962), 8½ (1963), Juliet of the Spirits (1965), Spirits of the Dead (segment Toby Dammit, 1968), Block-notes di un regista (1969, doc.), Fellini Satyricon (1969), The Clowns (1970, TV), Roma (1972), Amarcord (1973), Fellini's Casanova (1976), Orchestra Rehearsal (1978), City of Women (1980), And the Ship Sails on (1983), Ginger and Fred (1986), Intervista (1987), The Voice of the Moon (1990).

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