The opening night of Cinema Italian Style, will start at 5:45 pm, with the Italian cast on the red carpet at the Egyptian Theatre. Confirmed talents include: directors Gianfranco Rosi (Fire at sea), Francesco Carrozzini (Franca: Chaos and Creation), Ivan Cotroneo (One kiss), Edoardo De Angelis (Indivisible), Claudio Giovannesi (Fiore), Gabriele Mainetti (They call me Jeeg), Gabriele Muccino (Summertime) and actress Kasia Smutniak (Perfect strangers).
At 6:00 pm: screening of Fire at sea by Gianfranco Rosi, the Italian Entry – Best Foreign Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards®, in partnership with AFI FEST 2016 presented by Audi. After the screening, “Master in conversation”: conversation with director Gianfranco Rosi and Alberto Barbera, director of the Venice International Film Festival.
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