Ciao, Amici –
I hope you had a fabulous summer! It is now time for Cinema Italiano Contemporaneo. For this year’s Contemporaneo, our Artistic Director, Anna Brusutti, has selected the following movies:
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2014
LA MAFIA UCCIDE SOLO D’ESTATE (The Mafia Kills Only in Summer) – (2013)
To grow and to love in a Palermo dominated by the Mafia. A 20-year-long tale seen through the eyes of a child, Arturo, who grows up in a fascinating but harsh city, where there is still room for passion and smiles….it is a love story and the story of the terrible crimes committed by the Mafia from the ‘70’s to the ‘90’s and how common people react to them.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2014
Luciano, a young Neapolitan fishmonger married with children, loves to act in front of his customers while he sells fish. He is also enthralled with the idea of appearing in the very popular TV reality show, “Grande Fratello” (Big Brother). He is invited to an audition…and from that moment on the perception of his own reality will never be the same….
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2014
IL CAPITALE UMANO (2013) – (The Human Capital)
Based on Stephen Amidon’s novel set in moneyed Connecticut, Human Capital smoothly relocates to Italy’s wealthy north in an interesting tale about two families whose destinies are tied together by a road accident. It is a thriller set in a downward-spiraling economy.
All movies are in Italian with English subtitles. For more information on the movies, please click here for a downloadable and printable poster
Fe Bland Theater ▪ SBCC West Campus ▪ 721 Cliff Drive, Santa BarbaraCA ▪DVD
Doors open to general public at 7:15: Seating limited to 140 seats.
For more information: call 969-1018
Arrivederci al cinema. Ciao, Gabriella