Special events

River Water – London to Istanbul

by Paolo Muran, Nicola Pittarello

The film recounts Giacomo De Stefano’s two-year journey on a small six-metre boat, from London to Istanbul, to rediscover the ancient river routes and to witness the fundamental importance of preserving water as natural element.

The We and the I

by Michel Gondry

The last day of the year at a high school in the Bronx. students pile on to the usual bus home. Along the way, their different personalities emerge as they struggle in reacting to the attacks and try to defend their individuality. From the director of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and The Science of Sleep.

La jaula de oro

by Diego Quemada-Diaz

Guatemalan teenagers Juan, Sara and Samuel travel through Mexico to reach the States as clandestines. A long dangerous journey, takes them into a harsh reality.

Scarecrow

by Jerry Schatzberg

Two homeless men, Max Milian (Gene Hackman), who’s just left prison, and Francis “Lion” Delbuchi (Al Pacino), tormented for having abandoned the girl who gave him his son, become friends and decide to go to Pittsburgh and open a service station. A New Hollywood cult movie, the film won the Cannes Golden Palm in 1973.