8 1/2 Cabaret Cinema
1963, Italy, Federico Fellini, 138 min.
Starring Marcello Mastroianni, Claudia Cardinale, Anouk Aimée, and Sandra Milo
Introduced by cartoonist
Free with a $7 bar minimum
Bits of bliss:
1. Guido: "My Dears... Happiness consists of being able to tell the truth without hurting anyone."
2. Possibly the best film about filmmaking and naturally told from the director's point of view
3. Academy Award Winner for Best Foreign Language Film and Best Costume Design (black-and-white) while garnering three other nominations for Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Art Direction