Cine Italiano! 2019 @ Premiere Elements
12 September - 22 September
Now in its eighth year, Cine Italiano! returns to Hong Kong this September, featuring seven contemporary films and one restored classic by some of Italy’s most talented filmmakers. Claudio Giovannesi’s Berlinale award-winning crime thriller Piranhas will open this year’s premier Italian cinema showcase. Other films include: The Seduction of Mimi, a tribute to Lina Wertmüller the first female filmmaker nominated for an Academy Award for Best Director; Magical Nights, a bittersweet comedy about the glories of Italian Cinema: and The Champion, a compelling story about friendship set in the world of professional football.
For details of the full programme line-up, visit cine-italiano.hk.