Thursday, July 24, 2014
The 2nd night of the Westchester Italian Cultural Center’s Cinema Sotto le Stelle “Film Under The Stars” Film Festival, a series of three popular Italian movies offered to the public to view free of charge on a screen located outdoors in front of the Westchester Italian Cultural Center Building in Tuckahoe’s Depot Square.
The screenings, sponsored by the Village of Tuckahoe, will begin at dusk at approximately 8:00pm.
All films are in Italian with English subtitles.
Tonight’s film is:
La Vita e’ Bella
La Vita e’ Bella (Life is Beautiful) is a 1997 Italian comedy- drama directed by and starring Roberto Benigni. Benigini plays Guido Orefice, a Jewish Italian book shop owner, who must employ his fertile imagination to shield his son from the horrors of internment in a Nazi concentration camp. Part of the film came from Benigni’s own family history; before Roberto’s birth, his father had survived three years of Internment at the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp.
ITALY | 1997 | COMEDY/DRAMA/ROMANCE | 116′ | ITALIAN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES | PG-13
Event Location and Ticket Information
Westchester Italian Cultural Center
24 Depot Square
Handicap Accessible? Yes
Date: Thursday, July 24, 2014
Times: 8:00 pm
Presenter: Westchester Italian Cultural Center
Presenter Website: wiccny.org