FILM NIGHT 2021

Select Mondays

FILM NIGHT 

"Our 2021 film night schedule is now online" 

 

Films are shown with English sub-titles (unless otherwise noted)

 

SELECT MONDAYS

Doors Open: 4:30pm
Dinner: 5:30pm

Film Starts: 6:30pm

DONATION

$15.00/per person  Dinner & Movie

$5.00/per person  Movie Only

Cash Bar is available for wine and beer.
 
Spend a pleasant evening at the Foundation - beverages will be served followed by entertaining films. We  also feature a series of films that we consider classics of Italian filmdom.

  

January 18, 2021
Viva La Liberta. (2013 Best Screen Play L’Accademia del Cinema Italiano) Comedy
A politician, unwilling to face the failure of his party and nation, vanishes. In a desperate move the party leadership seeks out his mad twin brother. He quickly surpasses his brother with a talent for inspiring the masses. Whimsical look at politics

 

Director: Roberto Ando’
Writer: Roberto Ando’
Stars: Toni Servillo, Valerio Mastandrea. Valeria Bruni Tedeschi

Italian-English subtitles

 


February 1, 2021
To Rome With Love (2012 American) Comedy
The lives of some visitors and residents of Rome and the romances, adventures and
predicaments they get into. Beautifully photographed the movie is a magical fantasy with the beautiful city of Rome as a backdrop to the magic of lovers, crisscrossing and colliding.
Characters include lovers and fiancées, an opera singer and an architect.


Director/Writer: Woody Allen
Stars: Woody Allen, Penelope Cruz, Jesse Eisenberg

English

 

 


February 15, 2021
Dieci Inverni (2010 Winner Donatello Award best director) Romance
Born of a chance meeting in Venice, Silvestro and Camilla’s rocky romance unfolds over ten winters as new lovers come and go but they are eternally thrust back into one another’s arms.


Director/Writer: Valerio Mieli
Stars: Isabella Ragonese, Michele Riondino, Glen Blackhall

Italian -English subtitles


March 1, 2021
Seven Hills of Rome (1957 American)
A romantic tale of an exhausted American TV star who flees to Rome for a much needed
break and falls in love with a local girl, who unfortunately is on her way to South America to work for her uncle.


Directors: Roy Rowland, Mario Russo
Stars: Mario Lanza, Marisa Allasio, Renato Rascel

English

 

 


March 15, 2021
Facing Windows (2003 Donatello Award Best Picture) Drama
A young working-class wife and mother, Giovanna, has no time for the senile, elderly, Jewish Holocaust survivor whom her husband has rescued from the streets. But as she uncovers the stranger’s secrets it unlocks a freedom in her heart that she never expected.


Director: Ferzan Ozpetek
Writers: Ferzan Ozpetek, Gianni Romoli
Stars: Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Massimo Girotti, Raul Bova

Italian- English subtitles


April 5, 2021
My House in Umbria
(2003) Drama, Mystery
After a bomb explodes on a train carrying novelist Emily Delahunty she persuades three of her fellow survivors to recover at her estate. The three include the General, Aimee, and a German man named Werner. Trouble arises when Aimee’s uncle comes to collect her.


Director: Richard Loncraine
Writers: William Trevor (novel) Hugh Whitemore
Stars: Maggie Smith, Ronnie Barker, Chris Cooper

English


April 19, 2021
Remember Me, My Love (2003) Dramedy
As their children come of age and begin to follow their own dreams Carlo finds himself torn between his marriage to Giulia and a passionate affair with Alessia. Meanwhile Giulia must 
face her own buried desires.


Director: Gabriele Muccino
Writer: Gabriele Muccino
Stars: Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Laura Morante, Monica Bellucci

Italian- English subtitles

 

 


May 10, 2021
L’Imbroglio NL Lenzuolo (2010) Romantic Comedy.
In 1905 the cinemograph has come to southern Italy, and cast fear among the people to
whom it seems a devilish trick. They call it “o’ilbroglie din t’o lenzuolo”- The Trick in the
Sheets”, as white sheets were used for screening. Frederico lands a job as the director of a
new silent film. He decides to recreate the biblical story of Susanna, where she nakedly
bathes and is leered at by two men.


Director: Alfonso Arau
Stars: Maria Grazia Cucinotta, Geraldine Chaplin, Miguel Angel Silvestre

Italian -English subtitles


TO BE ANNOUNCED

Mona Lisa is Missing (2012) Documentary
A man steals the Mona Lisa from the Louvre in 1911. His 84-year old daughter thought he
did it for patriotic reasons. A film maker spends more than 30 years trying to find the truth.


Director/Writer: Joe Medeiros
Stars: Celestina Peruggia, Joe Medeiros

You can check the Film Night
schedule using this calendar link.

 

 

Films are shown on select Mondays.

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