The Hitchhiker’s Guide to New Italian Cinema

May 17, 2013 914

by Anna Husted

Help us say benvenuto to an old friend, Italian cinema, with the return of our popular Open Roads festival, June 6 – 12. Featuring work from the likes of Paolo Virzi (Every Blessed Day), Marco Bellocchio (Dormant Beauty), Gianni Amelio (The First Man), and Daniele Cipri (It Was the Son), to name just a few, there's something for everyone in this year's lineup.

Opening Night features Virzi's romantic comedy Every Blessed Day, about a young couple whose busy schedules barely allow time for each other, yet alone a child. Italian singer Thony stars as Antonia, whose music is also featured throughout the film.

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