The Stars Come Out At Open Roads: New Italian Cinema NYC

Here’s a day by day schedule of the Film Society at Lincoln Center’s Open Roads: New Italian Films Q&As with the filmmakers!

Open Roads: New Italian Cinema, June 1-7, 2017

June 1st through June 7th,  Istituto Luce Cinecittà and the Film Society of Lincoln Center will host the17th edition of the Open Roads: New Italian Cinema film festival.

Highlights of #ICFF2017!

Amazing lineup for this year’s ICFF (Italian Contemporary Film Festival) and here are my favorites!   Qualcosa Di Nuovo   Director Cristina Comencini’s comedy with an ever so slightly mid-life crisis stars the adorable Paola Cortellesi as Lucia and the amazing Michela Ramazzotti as Maria, two BFF cougars who meet an hook up with high

Le Confessioni (The Confessions)

Roberto Andò pits the International Monetary Fund against a mysterious monk played by Toni Servillo.

Celebrate La Mamma With These Italian Movie Moms

Mia Madre (My Mother ) Already a master auteur, this is Nanni Moretti’s best work ever, this tribute to his own mother is a perfectly balanced, artfully told story about grief, loss, and self-reflection. Nothing maudlin here, and though it is at times achingly sad, it’s not a cheesy tear-jerker. Moretti’s script and Buy’s performance