Emiliano Barbucci

Emiliano Barbucci

Director, Story, Editor


Emiliano Barbucci is an Italian film director, screenwriter, and producer. He is best known for his work on the critically acclaimed films The Great Beauty and La Grande Bellezza, both of which earned him Academy Award nominations.

Born in Rome, Italy in 1972, Barbucci began his career working on short films. His first feature film, La Grande Bellezza, was released in 2013 and earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Language Film. The film follows the life of an aging writer who reflects on his past and present relationships. It won Best Foreign Language Film at the 2014 Golden Globe Awards and was nominated for four Academy Awards.

Barbucci’s second feature film, The Great Beauty, was released in 2013. The film follows the story of an aging journalist who rediscovers his zest for life after a series of encounters and adventures. It earned Barbucci an Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Language Film and won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography.

In addition to his feature films, Barbucci has directed several television series. He directed the popular Italian series “La Grande Bellezza” and “Ilaria e Giulio”. He also directed the miniseries “Un Giorno in Italia”, which was broadcast on Rai TV.

Barbucci’s films have been praised for their lyrical beauty and their exploration of themes such as love, relationships, aging, and nostalgia. His unique vision and skillful use of music and cinematography have earned him much acclaim from both critics and audiences alike.

Emiliano Barbucci is one of Italy’s most acclaimed directors. His work has earned him numerous awards and accolades, including two Academy Award nominations. He continues to write and direct films that capture the beauty and complexity of human nature and relationships.

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