Italian Film Festival USA Coming to Tempe April 26

Sarah Felberbaum on the set of Andrea Molaioli's Il Gioiellino.
Sarah Felberbaum on the set of Andrea Molaioli's Il Gioiellino.
Gianni Fiorito

Time to brush up on your italiano.

The Italian Film Festival USA recently added Tempe, Arizona, to its 11-stop schedule. This year marks the 10th edition of the fest, which brings contemporary Italian films stateside to cities including Boulder, Colorado, and Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Don't worry; there will be subtitles.

See also: Phoenix Film Festival Review - Gillian Robespierre's Obvious Child

Upcoming Events

The single-day cinematic event will present four flicks at Arizona State University's Lattie F. Coor Hall, room 174, on Saturday, April 26.

Massimo Ferrari's documentary Women Workers' War kicks off the foreign festivities at 9:30 a.m., followed by Edoardo Leo's comedy Buongiorno Papà at 11:15 a.m., Giuseppe Piccioni's Il Rosso e Il Blu at 2 p.m., and Andrea Molaioli's drama Il Gioiellino at 4 p.m.

All screenings are free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before films begin. See more at

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