It Was the Son (15*) + ScreenTalk with Toni Servillo

4pm / Hosted by Adrian Wootton

29 March 2014
Cinema 1

Standard - £11.50
Members - £9.20
Concessions - £10.50
Under 18 - £6

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To complement the production of Eduardo De Filippo’s insightful black comedy, Inner Voices (Le voci di dentro), in the Theatre, the play's director and star of hit Italian films The Great Beauty, Il Divo and Gomorrah, Toni Servillo, joins us for a screening of It Was the Son (È stato il figlio) and a ScreenTalk on the Cinema 1 stage.

Directed by Daniele CiprìIt Was the Son is an operatic study of family life set against the dark and dangerous world of Italian organised crime. Filled with black humour and poignant satire, the film was nominated for Best Film at the 2012 London Film Festival.

Starring Toni Servillo, Giselda Volodi and Alfredo Castro.

Italy 2012 Dir Daniele Ciprì 90 min
In Italian with English subtitles

* Local classification

Please arrive promptly at the advertised start time

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