Sorrentino’s ‘Youth’ opens Athens film festival (Caution: XX trailer)
Oscar-winning director Paolo Sorrentino’s spicy film “Youth” opened the 2015 Athens International Film Festival “Opening Nights” on Wednesday.
This year’s festival will last until Oct. 4.
It will screen more than 180 entries from all over the world, and also features tributes to film-makers and the screenings of documentaries. festival also includes special tributes, documentaries and some of the best homegrown Greek shorts around.
“Youth” (La giovinezza) stars Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel,Rachel Weisz and Jane Fonda.
The movie marks Sorrentino’s second English-language film and a follow-up to his Academy Award-winning The Great Beauty (2013).