Sofia Basile

The Movie House: Civil Rights edition

Hidden figures (US, 2016):  Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons. Written by: Allison Schroeder, Theodore Melfi.  Directed by: Theodore Melfi. Genre: Biographical drama.  Running time: 127 mins.  Curiosities: Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), graduated from High School at age 14, and at… Read More »The Movie House: Civil Rights edition

The Movie House

Love and other drugs (USA, 2010): Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Anne Hathaway.  Co-written by: Edward Zwick, Charles Randolph, Marshall Herskovitz.  Directed by: Edward Zwick.  Genre: romantic, comedy-drama.  Running time: 112 minutes.  Curiosities: About the explicit nude and sex scenes featured in the film, Gyllenhaal said: «I never had sex wearing underwear… Read More »The Movie House

Drug addiction and COVID-19: Interview to Giancarlo Rodoquino from Villa Maraini Foundation

Sabatucci Simone, Photographer- Rome, 2020 “Our objective is to establish a connection with people affected by an addiction, to start a therapeutic path. Brick by brick, to free these persons from their illness”. -Massimo Barra, Founder of Villa Maraini Foundation This article is inspired by a conversation with Giancarlo Rodoquino,… Read More »Drug addiction and COVID-19: Interview to Giancarlo Rodoquino from Villa Maraini Foundation