She featured in Federico Fellini's 'La Dolce Vita' (1960) for only 20 minutes, but the images showing her bathe in the Trevi Fountain skyrocketed her to fame. In his film essay, Rappaport explores how Ekberg's image of sex goddess was moulded and exploited by different directors.
Creditsdirector: Mark Rappaport
producer: Mark Rappaport
More infodialogue: English
subtitles: no subt
country: United States of America - France
MARK RAPPAPORT: Mur 19 (1966, short), Blue Streak (1971, short), Casual Relations (1974), Mozart in Love (1975), Local Color (1977), The Scenic Route (1978), Impostors (1979), Chain Letters (1985), Postcards (1990, short), Rock Hudson's Home Movies (1992), Exterior Night (1993, short), From the Journals of Jean Seberg (1995), The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender (1997), John Garfield (2002, short), Becoming Anita Ekberg (2014, short), The Vanity Tables of Douglas Sirk (2015, short), Our Stars (2015, short), I, Dalio (2015, short).
Technical Specsformat: DCP