Friday, June 22, 2018
Close  
  • share this

Monica Bellucci says nude scene an act of generosity

/ 08:48 AM September 03, 2011

Actress Monica Bellucci poses during the photo call for her movie Un Ete Brulant at the 68th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy. AP

VENICE—Actress Monica Bellucci said her decision to appear nude in her latest film “That Summer” was an act of generosity.

Bellucci said the request came at a “fragile moment as a woman,” just a month and a half after giving birth. Bellucci said that when she accepts a role, she also trusts the director. She said she felt protected by director Philippe Garrel during the filming of the scene.

Bellucci shared the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival on Friday night with her husband Vincent Cassel, who appears in David Cronenberg’s “A Dangerous Method.”

ADVERTISEMENT

Garrel’s “That Summer” also is in competition for the Golden Lion, which will be awarded September 10.

Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Celebrities, Cinemas, Entertainment, Monica Bellucci
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.
sports

One-man show

June 23, 2018 06:00 AM

newsinfo

Marijuana biz hub found in Taguig

June 23, 2018 05:54 AM



© Copyright 1997-2018 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.