Travel Adventure Film - My Private Italy
The Wisconsin Union
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
The Marquee Cinema, Union South
Travel Adventure Film SeriesAll films are at The Marquee, Union South, at 7:30 pm Dinner at Varsity with menu influenced by the region of the film starts at 5pm Cost: $13.00 General Public: $13, UW Student: $6, Union Member/Non-UW Student: $11, Youth: $11, UW Faculty & Staff: $12 Dinner price: $18 The Treasure of Taiwan with Buddy Hatton. November 14-15, 2016 Producer Buddy Hatton takes audiences on a journey of contrasts and cultural influences that you’re not likely to find anywhere else. Hatton’s new film, The Treasure of Taiwan, explores this small island with an unforgettable journey which includes its hi-tech society, cultural traditions, aboriginal soul, and welcoming people. Buffet Menu: Pork Pot Stickers with Teriyaki Style Dipping SauceSteamed Dumplings filled with Bean CurdTea EggsTaiwanese Beef Noodle SoupThree Cup ChickenTaiwanese Scallions and BeefVegetarian Tofu "Meat" SauceVegetarian Pumpkin Rice NoodlesTaipei Fudge Bottom PieIced Diced Strawberry, Mango and PineappleCoffee, Decaf and Hot Tea Station A Week in Paris with Marlin Darrah. March 13-14, 2017 Journey into Paris with seasoned international film producer Marlin Darrah as he explores one of the most beautiful cities in the world in his film, “A Week in Paris”. The audience will be plunged into an exploration of public art and architecture, diverse and unique bridges, narrow streets of the Latin Quarter, street markets and shops, the sculptures and arches of the Tuileries and, of course, the Eiffel Tower, the single most visited paid monument in the world.My Private Italy with Steve McCurdy. April 10-11, 2017Filmmaker Steven McCurdy’s cultural documentary, “My Private Italy,” is a personal journey through the people, places and magic of real everyday life in northern Italy. Some of the happenings include meeting a Venetian mask maker, attending a wedding in Livorno, staying in the mountain town of St. Luce, and participating in the festival of San Cataldo in Supino. Along the way he meets dozens of unique people who shape McCurdy’s travels in Italy into quite the charming adventure.