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Filmfest DC - La Tenerezza

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Filmfest DC - La Tenerezza

Filmfest DC - La Tenerezza

Saturday, April 28 At AMC Mazza Gallerie

La Tenerezza

Gianni Amelio

Italy, 2016, 103 minutes

La Tenerezza is scaled down to an intimate level, taking on public issues and using them as the backdrop to a story of two families and the dysfunction within them. Venerable star Renato Carpentieri plays Lorenzo, an elderly lawyer of dubious ethics. Alienated from his children, he finds himself drawn to some new neighbors. Michela and her husband, Fabio, head a family that appears happier and more unified than Lorenzo’s own, but a different picture emerges as he gets close to them. The filmis set in Naples, a city rich in heritage but facing new challenges. Ace cinematographer Luca Bigazzi and composer Franco Piersanti pay tribute to the storied locale: the fading splendor of the city is made rich for our eyes, and the score complements this sad beauty. Amelio has made a film that pleases the senses as much as it stirs the soul.—Vancouver International Film Festival


In Italian with English subtitles

Event Details

Filmfest DC - La Tenerezza
Saturday, April 28, 2018
6:15 PM
AMC Mazza Gallerie  
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Ticket Options

Discount Packages

Packages offered through advance sale only unless otherwise noted. To purchase a package, please follow the links below:

Director's Package:
10 tickets for $100 ($140 value) plus $5.00 convenience fee
Weekday Package:
4 tickets for $45 ($56 value) plus $3.00 convenience fee

Event Map

AMC Mazza Gallerie  
5300 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20015