THE ITALIAN CULTURAL CENTER OF WESTERN MASS PRESENTS
FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE ITALIAN CINEMA
Friday, May 3, 2019
The Italian Cultural Center of Western Massachusetts, Inc. presents Friday Night at the Italian Cinema with the 1962 film, Il Sorpassoby Director Dino Risi. It is in Italian with English subtitles.
On a hot summer's day in Rome, Roberto, a withdrawn young scholar, encounters Bruno, a middle-aged man driving a stylish convertible. The chance meeting leads to drinks and eventually to an extended road trip out of the city. As the unlikely pair spend time together, they find out more about each other. Il Sorpassois about the relationship - of just one day- between these two. Do not miss this insightful, hilarious, influential, fascinating, ageless film. It is one of the finest character studies of all time, a legitimate masterpiece from an era when Italian cinema was the best around.
The doors will open at 6:00 and the movie will start at 6:30. The price of admission is $3.00 for members and $6.00 for non-members. As part of your movie experience, you will have a choice of beverage and a snack.