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Italian Film Festival Miami Tribute Italy at the Oscars Il Postino Cinema Paradiso
October 1, 2008

Tribute: Italy at the Oscars - Oct 3-4 -Tower Theatre

Every year, the Italian Film Festival features a retrospective on the masters of Italian cinema, like Alberto Sordi, Federico Fellini and Sergio Leone to which a tribute was given in past editions. This year, in collaboration with the Miami Dade College and the Societa` Dante Alighieri the IFF is presenting a tribute to the numerous Accademy Awards given to Italian directors, actors, composerson and many others. To celebrate some of the most memorable Oscars we will present three films, Opening on October 3rd with “Il Postino” followed on the 4th by “Cinema Paradiso” and “La Ciociara”

These events will take place at the Tower Theatre, 1508 SW 8th Street, and all films will be presented in Italian with English subtitles and will be preceded by a brief introduction. The screening are FREE and no tickets or reservations are required however please arrive early as seating is strictly on a first come first served basis. The screening of “Il Postino” on the 3rd is also FREE but will require registration in the “Contact us” section of this webpage, maximum 2 people per registrant. The film will be intentionally overbooked to ensure a full house therefore please arrive early as registered guests will be seated on a first come first served basis.