Fellini Part 2: Amarcord and Roma – Adolescence, Maturity and the Fantasy Female

In 1972's Roma, Federico Fellini shifted away from the grandiose fantasy which defined his films during the second half of the 1960s (Juliet of the Spirits, Toby Dammit, and Satyricon). Instead, he returned to a more grounded reflection into his past. In Roma, Fellini recalls arriving in late 1930s Rome from his small town of …