FILM: ITALIAN FILM SERIES: THE TRUE LEGEND OF TONY VILAR
4 May 2017 | 7.30pm - 9.00pm
This musical mock-documentary showcases the search for the truth about Tony Vilar, a man who became one of the most successful South American singers of the 60's, best known for his song entitled 'Cuando Calienta el Sol.' He disappeared at the height of his career, prompting Peppe, another Italian singer to trace Vilar's steps from Italy to Buenos Aires and New York. The eccentricity of the people that we encounter in the film reveal more about the mysterious Tony Vilar.
Directed by: Giuseppe Gagliardi
With: Totonno Chiappetta, Dario de Luca, Saverio La Ruina
Language Production: Italian
The Italian film series is organised in collaboration with the Italian Institute of Culture. Each film will be subtitled in English. Refreshments will be provided free of charge.
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FILM: ITALIAN FILM SERIES: PADRONI DI CASA
1 Nov 2018
7.30pm - 9.00pm
Cosimo and Elia travel from Rome to a remote town to renovate the villa of a popular singer. Their arrival causes conflicts with the town's inhabitants especially because of the love stories they are having with two locals.