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FILM: ITALIAN FILM SERIES: L'ABBUFFATA

31 May 2018 | 7.30pm - 9.10pm

Everybody dreams about cinema. Three Italian friends, from a tiny town in Calabria, decide to start  shooting a movie about their native place. Only two roles are missing: the director and the main character. For the first role, they find a director who’s been there on holidays for 4 years. However, for the second role, they don’t have much choice, so they decide to go to Rome to find the perfect actor. After a thorough search, they find a French guy: Gerard Depardieu. To celebrate his participation, they decide to organise, a very big party, involving all the town’s inhabitants: a real “abbuffata”. Unfortunately, an unexpected event does not let them realize their dream.


Directed by: Mimmo Calopresti
With: Paolo Briguglia, Elena Bouryka, Lorenzo Di Ciaccia
Country: Italy
Language Production: Italian
Genre: Comedy


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. (Food service will commence at 6:30pm).

Event Information

LocationCasula Powerhouse
Arts Centre
Theatre

Duration1 hr 40 min

CostFree admission


Phone02 9824 1121

Emailreception@casulapowerhouse.com

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