Juliet of the Spirits

  • Dir: Federico Fellini

  • Italy, 1965, 144 minmins, DCP

  • Cast: Giulietta Masina, Sandra Milo, Mario Pisu

A gift for his wife-cum-muse Giulietta Masina, this psychoanalytical exploration into a woman’s repressed subconscious may as well be another of Fellini’s confessional laments about his own problems after the phenomenal success of . Disturbed by her husband’s infidelities, the bourgeois housewife embarks on a hallucinatory journey into a phantasmagorical world leading to her self-discovery. Filmed in Technicolor, Fellini’s first color feature transforms a kaleidoscope of dreams, cryptic spirits, and memories into a dazzling anthology of visual delights, taking home the Golden Globe for Best Foreign Language Film.

Golden Globe Awards: Best Foreign Language Film

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists: 4 Silver Ribbon awards

Federico Fellini 100 is part of the Federico Fellini 100 Tour, a series of centennial tributes to Federico Fellini (1920–1993), which will travel to major museums and film institutions worldwide, coordinated by Paola Ruggiero and Camilla Cormanni from Luce Cinecittà. All films (unless noted) have been digitally restored by Luce Cinecittà, Cineteca di Bologna and Cine teca Nazionale.


In-theatre Screening


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