The Italian Film Festival

Palace Electric 12 September to 7 October 2018

The Italian Film Festival is always a particularly special one at Palace and this year is no exception with 37 films in a variety of genres, more than 3o of these Australian premieres.

There are five special events at this year’s festival in Canberra, including the full 150 minute version of Loro for opening night – ‘Seduction, glamour, corruption, drugs and raucous poolside parties, the life and times of scandal-plagued Silvio Berslusconi”

Between opening and closing night you can see comedy, drama, crime, mystery, documentary and a selection of films by Ferzan Ozpetek.

Closing night features a new restoration of the 1977’s horror film Suspiria.

Listen to Richard’s interview with festival Director Elysia Zeccola