ITALIAN KINGS OF THE B'S
Variety reports that directors Quentin Tarantino and Joe Dante will present a retrospective called ?Italian Kings of the Bs? at the 61st Venice Film Festival, running September 1-11. This program, which will encompass around 30-35 films, is part of a four-year rediscovery/restoration project called ?A Secret History of Italian Cinema.? Among the directors honored will be Mario Bava, Lucio Fulci, Lamberto (DEMONS) Bava, Umberto (MAKE THEM DIE SLOWLY) Lenzi, Sergio (TORSO) Martino, Fernando (SLAUGHTER HOTEL) Di Leo and spaghetti Western specialist Sergio Sollima. The final film lineup was scheduled to be announced this week.
Courtesy of Variety