Cineteca Film Screening - De Sica's "Il giardino dei Finzi-Contini"
Italian film with English subtitles
Thursday, March 15, 2018
L196 Education Building
Please join us on March 15th for Vittorio De Sica’s filmic adaptation of Giorgio Bassani’s novel “Il giardino dei Finzi-Contini.” Set in Ferrara in the late 1930s, “The Garden of the Finzi-Contini” tells the story of a rich and prominent Jewish family and of a young man that falls in love with the daughter of the family. The grown-up children spend their days in leisure, playing tennis and hosting parties at their villa, until the menacing world beyond the garden walls begins to creep in.