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Italian Film Focus In Southern Africa - 3 - 16 December 2021


The association of film authors Controluce, in collaboration with the Italian Ministry of Culture MIC, the Embassy of Italy in Pretoria, the Italian Cultural Institute in Pretoria, the Consulate General of Italy in Johannesburg, the Consulate of Italy in Cape Town and the Italian Embassy in Zimbabwe present:
The 22st edition of the Italian film festival will take place from 3 to 16 December 2021 on the MYmovies online platform, geolocated for South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe.
Access will be free on the festival page
The program includes 11 acclaimed Italian films of quality, which were presented in the most important international festivals of 2021 and were appreciated by the public. All films will be introduced by a short live or recorded presentation by the director or by an actor. The public will be able to interact through a dedicated chat.
Language: Italian | Subtitles: English

Films presentation

The King of Laughter | Qui rido io
By Mario Martone
Film introduced by Antonio Falduto, chair of Controluce and Film Critic Fabio Ferzetti with a video introduction of Mario Martone.

Three Floors | Tre piani
By Nanni Moretti
Film introduced by Antonio Falduto, actor Sergio Pierattini and film critic Oscar Cosulich.

The Inner Cage | Ariaferma
By Leonardo Di Costanzo
Film introduced by Antonio Falduto, Ciak magazine’s director Flavio Natalia and a video of Leonardo di Costanzo and actor Silvio Orlando.

Film introduction by directors