A famous Italian filmmaker, haunted by the memories of his first love, returns to his hometown after an absence of 30 years. Upon his return, he reconnects with the community and remembers the highlights and tragedies that shaped his life and inspired him to follow his dream of becoming a filmmaker. For those who have never seen it -- and those who have never forgotten it -- director Giuseppe Tornatore's (BAARIA, THE STAR MAKER) cherished Academy Award®-winning motion picture (1990, Best Foreign Language Film) is now in high definition, fully restored and digitally remastered.
• "Cinema Paradiso stands as one of the great films about movie love." - WASHINGTON POST
• "I am happy to have seen it!" - Roger Ebert, CHICAGO SUN TIMES
• “89% Fresh” on Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer
• Named One of the 100 Best Films in World Cinema by EMPIRE
Awards Received : Academy Award - Best Foreign Language Film; Cannes Film Festival - Grand Jury Prize; Golden Globe - Best Foreign Language Film
Awards Nominated: Cannes Film Festival - Palme d'Or; Directors Guild of America - Best Director