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The Boom



The Boom

Salon Italia - In Italian with English subtitles

Introduction and post screening discussion with Nick Walker (Rochester Kino Cinema Club)

Director: Vittorio De Sica
Cast: Alberto Sordi, Gianna Maria Canale
Comedy I 1963 I 1 h 28min I


The film’s title refers to the Italian economic “miracle” that took place from the late 1950s until the 1970s. Giovanni Alberti, a small building contractor who is deeply in debt because of his rash overspending and the pressures of his not-at-all-frugal wife is desperate to repay a looming loan. He takes extreme measures to get some fast cash.

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Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Time: At 7:00 pm

Organized by : Italian Cultural Institute

Entrance : Free


Italian Cultural Institute