Admission Policy

Complimentary for Current Members

Guest (Non-Members)
at the door

Doors Open
9:00 AM

Screening Start
9:30 AM

"Mid August Lunch"
screening with short film

Saturday - November 21, 2009
Doors Open for Complimentary Refreshments at 9:00 AM
Film Begins Promptly at 9:30 AM
Camelot Theatres
2300 Baristo Road, Palm Springs, CA

The charismatic Gianni Di Gregorio (co-scenarist of the smash hit Gomorrah), stars in his directorial debut.  Middle-aged Gianni resides with his 93-year-old mother in their ancient apartment.  The condo debts are mounting, but if Gianni looks after the building manager’s mother during the Pranzo di Ferragosto (Italy’s biggest summer holiday), all will be forgiven.

Director:  Gianni Di Gregorio
Writers:  Gianni Di Gregorio, Simone Riccardini
Distributor:  Zeitgeist Films
Genre: Comedy
Runtime:  75 min.
Country:  Italy
Language:  Italian  w/ English subtitles
Rating:   Not Rated

Venice Film Festival, Italy;  Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival, Brazil; London Film Festival, UK; Tokyo International Film Festival, Japan; Alpe d'Huez, France; Berlin International Film Festival, Germany; Hong Kong International Film Festival; San Francisco International Film Festival; Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema, Argentina; Los Angeles Film Festival; Seattle International Film Festival; Karlovy Vary Film Festival, Czech Republic; Mantova Film Fest, Italy; Warsaw Film Festival, Poland; Vancouver International Film Festival, Canada; Santa Barbara Italian Film Festival

Bratislava International Film Festival, Audience Award & Grand Prix; David di Donatello Awards, David; Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists, Silver Ribbon; London Film Festival, Satyajit Ray Award; Venice Film Festival,  Isvema Award, & Luigi De Laurentiis Award & Pasinetti Award; Golden Snail at the Academy of Food and Film, Bologna

Official Website w/Italian Trailer
Official Trailer in English
Press Kit


(6 minutes) - West Coast Premiere

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Festivals: New York Film Festival, 2009

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