Ferrante Fever

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Italy | 2017 | 74 minutes | Giacomo Durzi

November 12, 2018

The work of iconic and enigmatic writer Elena Ferrante is explored through an intricate tapestry of readings and interviews with critics, editors and authors.

"To be lost in the pages of a book" - this is the effect of the work of iconic novelist Elena Ferrante. Despite her massive international success, Ferrante is an author whose true identity remains unknown. Weaving together readings with interviews with critics, editors and authors, director Giacomo Durzi explores Ferrante's anonymous, yet deeply intimate writing in hopes of uncovering the secret of her staggering success.

  • Director: Giacomo Durzi
  • Country: Italy
  • Year: 2017
  • Running Time: 74 minutes
  • Producer: Alessandra Acciai, Roberto Lombardi, Giorgio Magliulo, Yoni Ronn
  • Screenplay: Laura Buffoni, Giacomo Durzi
  • Cinematographers: Giuseppe Gallo
  • Language: Italian
  • Has Subtitles: Yes