Italian Film Cineclub: “La Prima Cosa Bella,” July 13 at Guilford Free Library
- This event has passed.
July 13, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This film series provides a window on Italian culture. Join our Italian Cineclub featuring former Yale professor Monica Georgeo who will screen and moderate the discussion in English and Italian of the three selected films.
July 13, 2017: La prima cosa bella – Virzi` 2010, drama-comedy. La Prima Cosa Bella (The First Beautiful Thing) follows a strong and optimistic mother raising her two children against all odds. Throughout grief and pain she teaches her family to remain open and loving and to cherish the little joys in life. This beautiful and touching comedic drama from acclaimed Italian director Paolo Virzì (La Bella Vita) is filled with unforgettable and emotional true-to-life performances.
July 20, 2017: Pranzo di Ferragosto, Di Gregorio 2009, comedy
July 27, 2017: Mine vaganti – Fernan Ozpetek 2010, drama-romance.
Films in Italian with English subtitles.