Bernardo Bertolucci: Cult filmmaker dies at the age of 77 years
The famous Italian cult director Bernardo Bertolucci (1941-2018) is dead. This was first reported by the Italian daily La Repubblica. He died after a long illness at the age of 77 years in Rome. For his monumental work "The Last Emperor" Bernardo Bertolucci was awarded two Oscars and two Golden Globes in 1988. In 2008, a star with his name was revealed in his honor on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Most recently, the name Bernardo Bertolucci 2016 went big through the press. At that time, the story in the media rekindled, according to which the rape scene between Marlon Brando (1924-2004) and Maria Schneider (1952-2011) in the drama "The Last Tango in Paris" was genuine. Bertolucci then published a long statement in which he spoke of, among other things, a "ridiculous misunderstanding".