That changes with the long-awaited Friday 22 October 2021 arrival of his new film, The French Dispatch, set in Fifties Paris and the punsomely fictional region of Ennui-sur-Blasé. Much of the movie was filmed in the famed Cinecittà studios in Rome, with location shoots mostly taking place within short distances. The French Dispatch is released in UK and US cinemas on Friday 22 October 2021Like this? Style & Culture Where was 'The Irishman' filmed? Style & Culture Where was the Oscar-winning film 'Parasite' filmed?