The Center for Italian Studies at Stony Brook University in collaboration with the Associazione Culturale Art Media (Rome, Italy) will present “Italy on Screen Today/EDIZIONE III” to promote Italian contemporary cinema. The two-day festival will be held on Saturday, December 8, from 2 pm to 8 pm and Sunday, December 9, from 2 pm to 8 pm in the Charles B. Wang Center, Lecture Hall 1.
The program includes six recently produced Italian films (all with English subtitles) with remarks and introductions by representative from the Associazione Culturale. All screenings are free and open to the public.
For more information visit the Center for Italian Studies website.
Saturday, December 8
2:00 pm: Welcome from the Center for Italian Studies and remarks from Associazione Culturale Art Media and Festival Associate Giacomo Rocchini
Screenings and Q&A Sessions
2:15 pm: Una storia senza nome (A Story With No Name) by Roberto Ando
4:15 pm: La profezia dell’Armadillo (The Prophecy of the Armadillo) by Emanuele Scaringi
6:15 pm: Muse e Dei (Actresses and Directors Behind the Masterpieces of Italian Cinema) by Gianfranco Lazotti
Sunday, December 9
2 pm: Un giorno all’improvviso (Suddenly One Day) by Ciro D’Emilio
4 pm: Il ragazzo invisibile seconda generazione (The Invisible Boy, Second Generation) by Gabriele Salvatores
6pm: Sono Gassman! Vittorio re della commedia (I’m Gassman: Vittorio, King of Comedy) by Fabrizio Corallo