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‘Ennio’: Film Review | Venice 2021

Filmmaker Giuseppe Tornatore assesses the career of his late collaborator, the renowned movie composer Ennio Morricone.

Venice Film Festival to Screen Ennio Morricone Documentary ‘Ennio’

The 2021 Venice International Film Festival will pay tribute to the late, great Ennio Morricone with a screening of Ennio, Giuseppe Tornatore’s new documentary on the life and music of Italy’s greatest film composer. Ennio will get a special, out-of-competition gala screening at the 78th Venice International Film Festival. The documentary takes the form of […]

Rome Renames Music Hall After Oscar-Winner Ennio Morricone

Rome’s city council voted on Friday to rename one of its concert halls after Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone, who died last week in the Italian capital. The Music Park Auditorium will now be called the Ennio Morricone Auditorium.

German Reporter Apologizes for Misquoting Ennio Morricone in Playboy Interview

Marcel Anders, the reporter behind the controversial interview with Ennio Morricone in which the Oscar-winning film composer was quoted as calling director Quentin Tarantino a “cretin” and his films “trash,” said Wednesday he made a “terrible mistake” and misquoted Morricone.

Playboy Germany Admits It Misquoted Ennio Morricone in Interview

Playboy in Germany has admitted Oscar-winning film composer Ennio Morricone was misquoted in an controversial interview the magazine published in its latest issue. The interview quoted Morricone as trashing director Quentin Tarantino, with whom he worked on 'The Hateful Eight,' calling Tarantino “a cretin” and his films “trash.”

German Playboy Stands by Ennio Morricone Story Trashing Quentin Tarantino

The publisher of the German edition of Playboy is standing by an interview it published with Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone in which he is quoted heavily criticizing collaborator Quentin Tarantino, calling the director a "cretin" and saying his films are "trash."

Videocitta Festival Honors Ennio Morricone With Lifetime Achievement Award

Rome’s newest festival, Videocitta, honored composer Ennio Morricone with a lifetime achievement award in recognition of his enormous body of musical work as well as his influence on younger generations of musicians.

Ennio Morricone’s 90th Birthday Celebrated at Special Concert Event in Rome

Composer Ennio Morricone was celebrated at Rome’s Audiotorium Parco della Musica at a special concert organized by the National Academy of Santa Cecilia.

‘Score’: Film Review | Hamptons 2016

Hans Zimmer, Quincy Jones, Rachel Portman and Danny Elfman are among the dozens of film composers who discuss their craft in 'Score,' a documentary by Matt Schrader.

Composer Ennio Morricone Signs Worldwide Deal With Decca Records

At 87, the Oscar winner is having a banner year.

Ennio Morricone Cancels Rome Tour Dates Over Health Concerns

The Oscar-winning composer is set to continue his European tour over the summer.

Craig Armstrong, Ennio Morricone, Timbaland Win Big At ASCAP Screen Music Awards

Oscar-winner Morricone won film score of the year for 'The Hateful Eight' and accepted via video.