Italian Film Festival of St Louis Final Week

The Italian Film Festival USA of St. Louis continues with three films!
 Free Admission.
Films shown in Italian with English subtitles.
Sponsored by: Lou Smith in memory of Jeff LeGrand, Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis, an Anonymous donor and the Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago. the Poulos Family In collaboration with Washington University’s Program in Film and Media Studies and Dept. of Romance Languages and Literatures, St. Louis Community College and Southwestern Illinois College.

Interesting documentary!
Friday, April 21 * 6:30 p.m.  * WU Lab Sciences 300

THE ROAD TO RECONCILIATION *LA VIA DELLA CONCILIAZIONE
Saturday,  April 29 * 6:30 p.m.  *
The Via della Conciliazione leading to St. Peter’s Basilica is one of Rome’s most famous images.  But few realize that this street has not always been there and, in fact, it was not part of Bernini’s architectural vision.  Learn how it came about and be ready for your next trip to Rome!
(Directors, Raffaele Brunetti e Piergiorgio Curzi, Documentary, 2016, 52 min.)

Winner of Best Film, Best Director and Best Actress
David di Dontallo awards!
Friday,  April 21  * 8:00 p.m.  * WU Lab Sciences 300

LIKE CRAZY * LA PAZZA GIOIA
Beatrice, a self-proclaimed countess, and Donatella, a mysterious tattooed woman, are both patients of a women’s mental institution. Their unpredictable friendship brings them to a hilarious and touching escape and the search for a little happiness in the world of the sane. A modern day Thelma and Louise.
(Director, Paolo Virzì, Comedy, 2016, 118 min.)

Tuesday,  April 25 * 7:00 p.m.
STLCC-Florissant Valley, Terry M. Fischer Theatre

WHERE THE CLOUDS GO *
DOVE VANNO LE NUVOLE
The stories of Italians in Bologna, Treviso, Riace and Padova who have opened their homes to  immigrants.
(Director, Massimo Ferrari,Documentary, 2016, 75 min.)

Save the dates for the remaining films!

ITALO * ITALO BAROCCO
Friday,  April 28  * 7:00 p.m.  *  STLCC-Meramec, Meramec Theatre
THE ROAD TO RECONCILIATION *LA VIA DELLA CONCILIAZIONE
Saturday,  April 29 * 6:30 p.m.  *  SWIC-Belleville, Liberal Arts Theatre

SHORT FILM PROGRAM *PROGRAMMA DI CORTOMETRAGGI
Saturday,  April 29 * 8:00 p.m.  *  SWIC-Belleville, Liberal Arts Theatre

See you at the movies!
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