Revisiting Bernardo Bertolucci’s The Spider’s Stratagem, which will be screened as part of Venice Classics
In 1970, Bernardo Bertolucci adapted this Jorge Luis Borges' Theme of the Traitor and the Hero into one of his most memorable films, The Spider’s Stratagem.
Italian director Bernardo Bertolucci, who helmed films like Last Tango in Paris died after a battle with cancer on 26 November.
Ridley Scott 'should be ashamed' for replacing Kevin Spacey in All The Money In The World, says Bernardo Bertolucci
Ridley Scott decided to replace Kevin Spacey after the actor was accused of sexual assault by over a dozen men.
Bernardo Bertolucci and Marlon Brando were criticised for tricking Maria Schneider, then 19, into an unscripted rape scene in Last Tango in Paris (1972)
Last Tango in Paris director Bernardo Bertolucci says Marlon Brando-Maria Schneider rape scene not consensual
Schneider passed away in February 2011 after a long illness at 58 and her interview with Mail Online's Lina Das wasn't picked up until the former's death.