friday night italian film festival

Italian film is as much a part of Italian culture as the food, music and people! Come out and enjoy an evening with family and friends at our featured Friday Night Italian Film Festival. The Festival begins with the first films in September and October, then continuing in January, February, April with the final film in May. The Film Festival series is organized by ICS Member Bob Masullo. 

Film Admission is $10 • Refreshments Included • Shown at the Italian Center in Carmichael

Friday, January 19 at 8:00 pm 


(“My Mother”) Starring Margherita Buy, Nanni Moretti and John Tuturro. A female film director’s private life and professional life is in turmoil as her daughter is failing in school, her mother is hospitalized, her brother is unstable and an American actor on set pushes her to the edge.

In Italian with English subtitles (2015) 

Friday, February 16 at 8:00 pm 


 This comedy starts with Paolo, an Italian who drives a Paris tour bus, finds himself with a German fiancee, a French wife, two Austrian children who call him “Papa” and an upside-down life.

In English. (2013)