MARRIAGE ITALIAN STYLE
ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEE BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

 Vittorio De Sica, Italy/France, 1964, 102 mins, Color, French (English Subtitles)

November 15, 2019, 7 p.m.


One of the most famous, and funniest, Italian comedies of all time, Marriage Italian Style stars Sophia Loren as a mistress of Marcello Mastroianni who resorts to a series of wild and hilarious ruses to win his hand in marriage.

SUNFLOWER

 Vittorio De Sica, Italy/France/Soviet Union/USA, 1970, 107 mins, Color, Italian/English/Russian (English Subtitles)

November 16, 2019, 7 p.m.


An Oscar nominee for Best Score (Henry Mancini), Sunflower is a grandly emotional melodrama featuring a stunning performance from Sophia Loren desperately searching to find her missing husband (Marcello Mastroianni) on the WWII battlefields of Russia.

A SPECIAL DAY

Ettore Scola, Italy/Canada, 1977, 106 mins, Color, Italian (English Subtitles)

November 16, 2019, 9:15 p.m.


Rome has been mustered to a parade for Hitler. Antonietta (Loren), left alone to her chores, meets the only other person left on their block, Gabriele (Mastroianni), a suicidal radio announcer. The two, who are poles apart, forge an unexpectedly close friendship that will change their perceptions of love, politics and life itself.

YESTERDAY, TODAY, AND TOMORROW
ACADEMY AWARD WINNER BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

 Vittorio De Sica, Italy/France, 1963, 119 mins, Color, Italian (English Subtitles)

November 17, 2019, 7 p.m.


Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow is a sparklingly original comedy that casts Sophia Loren and Marcello Mastroianni in three different stories set throughout Italy.

BOCCACCIO ’70

 Vittorio De Sica, Federico Fellini, Mario Monicelli, and Luchino Visconti, France/Italy, 1962, 214 mins (3 hrs and 34 min), Color, Italian/German (English Subtitles)

Acts 1 and 2 – November 17, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
Acts 3 and 4 – November 19, 2019, 9:15 p.m.

Boccaccio ’70 will be shown in its entirety on the following dates:
November 23, 2019, 3:00 p.m. and November 24, 2019, 3:00 p.m.


In this landmark anthology film directed by four of Italy’s most legendary film-makers, Sophia Loren, Anita Ekberg, and Romy Schneider star in four comic moral tales about the hypocrisies surrounding sex in 1960s Italy.

TWO WOMEN
ACADEMY AWARD WINNER BEST ACTRESS – SOPHIA LOREN

 Vittorio De Sica, Italy/France, 1961, 100 mins, Color, Italian/German (English Subtitles)

November 19, 2019, 7 p.m.


Two Women finally gets the release it deserves, restored and remastered in HD, doing justice to this neo-realist masterpiece which won Sophia Loren an Oscar® for ‘Best Actress’ – the first ever in a foreign language film. In WWII Italy, a widow and her daughter seek to put distance between them and the horrors of war.

HOUSEBOAT

 Melville Shavelson, USA, 1958, 110 mins, Color, English/Italian (English Subtitles)

November 22, 2019, 7 p.m.


A widower, his three young children, and a bombshell nanny get to know each other better when circumstances have them living together aboard a badly neglected houseboat.

GRUMPIER OLD MEN

 Howard Deutch, USA, 1995, 101 mins, Color, English/Italian/German (English Subtitles)

November 23, 2019, 7 p.m.


John and Max resolve to save their beloved bait shop from turning into an Italian restaurant, just as its new female owner catches Max’s attention.

THE BLACK ORCHID

 Martin Ritt, USA, 1958, 96 mins, B&W, English (English Subtitles)

November 23, 2019, 9 p.m.


After mobsters murder her husband, Rose Bianco works long hours making artificial flowers to support herself and her son. Some suspect that Rose’s demand for a lavish lifestyle pushed her husband to a life of crime, and they blame her for his death.

ARABESQUE

 Stanley Donen, USA, 1966, 105 mins, Color, English (English Subtitles)

November 24, 2019, 7 p.m.


A story of international intrigue involving a university professor, an Arab prime minister, a ruthless businessman, a beautiful spy, and hieroglyphics.


VIP meet and greet ticket purchasers get:
  • Meet Sophia Loren
  • A personal photo taken with Ms. Loren
  • VIP laminated badge
  • Premium seating
  • Pass to all films in the festival

*Reservations required for films – seating is limited and on a first come first served basis – Make your reservation early

Other performance ticket buyers get:
  • Reserved ticket to performance
  • Pass to all films in the festival

*Reservations required for films – seating is limited and on a first come first served basis – Make your reservation early