#33: I Am Love (Luca Guadagnino, 2009)

A married Russian-Italian mother finds a new passion for life when she meets a younger chef in Luca Guadagnino’s I Am Love (Io sono l’amore). Set in Milan at the onset of the new millennium, this love story tackles questions of change, insider/outsider dynamics, and identity against the bourgeois backdrop of the textile industry.

Plus, some quick news updates on the Toronto and New York Film Festivals. 




This episode features the following music excerpts from the soundtrack by John Adams:

  • “The Chairman Dances (Foxtrot for Orchestra)”
  • “First Movement (Excerpt)”
  • “Lollapalooza”
  • “Harmonielehre Part III: Meister Eckhardt and Quackle”

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