Enjoy 12 recent Italian films and a program of short films at the 2017 Italian Film Festival USA of St. Louis from April 1-29. Films shown in Italian with English subtitles. Eleven screenings on the campus of Washington University; two at St. Louis Community College and two at Southwestern Illinois College (SWIC).
THE ROAD TO RECONCILIATION • Directors, R. Brunetti and P. Curzi, Documentary, 2016, 52 min.
Saturday, April 29 • 6:30 p.m. • SWIC-Belleville, Liberal Arts Theatre
The Via della Conciliazione leading to St. Peter’s Basilica is one of Rome’s most famous images. Few realize this street has not always been there and, in fact, it was not part of Bernini’s architectural vision.
SHORT FILM PROGRAM • Comedy, Drama, Stop-motion, 2016, 90 min.
Saturday, April 29 • 8:00 p.m. • SWIC-Belleville, Liberal Arts Theatre
Seven recent short films are in competition for your vote for best short film.