DVD
Multiple languages
Title
Welcome to New York / dir. by Abel Ferrara ; written by Abel Ferrara ... [et al.]
Director
Abel Ferrara
Actor
Gérard Depardieu Jacqueline Bisset
Language
Multiple languages, English, French
Publisher
Belga Home Video, 2014
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2014
Playing time
118 min.
Note
Engels en Frans gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
5412370000736

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 22 times in Flemish libraries

About Abel Ferrara

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Abel Ferrara (born July 19, 1951) is an American filmmaker, known for the provocative and often controversial content in his movies, his use of neo-noir imagery and gritty urban settings. A long-time independent filmmaker, some of his best known movies include Ms .45 (1981), King of New York (1990), Bad Lieutenant (1992) and The Funeral (1996).

Early life

Ferrara was born in the Bronx of Italian and Irish descent. He was raised Catholic, which subsequently influenced much of his work. At 8 years old, he moved to Peekskill in Westchester County, New York, where he started making movies at Rockland Community College. Later, he attended the film conservatory at SUNY Purchase, where he directed several short films.

Career

Early work

Ferrara studied at the San Francisco Art Institute, one of his te…Read more on Wikipedia