july, 2016

26jul7:30 pm- 9:15 pmStromboli - Land of God by Roberto RosselliniItalian Cultural Institute

Event Details

Salon Italia – In Italian with English Subtitles

Introduction and post screening discussion with Nick Walker

Director: Roberto Rossellini
Screenplay: Roberto Rossellini, Sergio Amidei
Cast: Ingrid Bergman, Mario Vitale, Renzo Cesana| 1950 | Drama |107′

Karen, a young woman from the Baltic countries, marries fisherman Antonio to escape from a prisoners camp. But the life in Antonio’s village, Stromboli, threatened by the volcano, is a tough one and Karen cannot get used to it.

Roberto Gastone Zeffiro Rossellini (8 May 1906 – 3 June 1977) was an Italian film director and screenwriter. Rossellini was one of the directors of the Italian neorealist cinema, contributing films such as Roma città aperta (Rome, Open City 1945, Paisà (1946), Germany, Year Zero (1948)) to the movement.

Nick Walker is a freelance film programmer and is also the founder and Director of Rochester Kino. 1

Free event



(Tuesday) 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm


Italian Cultural Institute

39 Belgrave Square Belgravia, London SW1X 8NX UK

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