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Scontro di civiltà per un ascensore a piazza Vittorio

New England Contemporary Italian Film Festival - Free and open to the public. In Italian with English subtitles.

Sunday, October 20, 2013
Filene Auditorium, Moore Building
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Films

Part satire, part thriller, this film, based on the novel by Amara Lakhous, presents a panoply of characters from different cultures that populate an apartment building in Rome. After the death of a shady character named the "Gladiator", the tenants negotiate cultural boundaries and personal differences as they deal with the aftermath of this crime.

 Introduced by Professor Tania Convertini.

Sponsored by the General Consulate of Italy in Boston and the French and Italian Department.

For more information, contact:
Christine Head

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