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La cineteca italiana-Weekly Italian Film Screenings

"La vita è bella"

Event Details

Date
Monday, February 27, 2017
Time
7 p.m.
Location
Description
This week Cineteca is screening "La vita è bella" In this WW II tragicomedy, famed Italian funnyman Roberto Benigni portrays Guido, who moves during the '30s from the country to a Tuscan town, where he is entranced by schoolteacher Dora who he desperately tries to woo. Leaping ahead five years Guido and Dora are married and have a son Giosue. After they are imprisoned in a concentration camp, Guido goes to elaborate lengths to keep his son from understanding the truth of their situation.
Cost
Free

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