Film Screening: “I Siciliani” In Italian with English subtitles

Apr 04, 2018 447

In a little village in the center of Sicily there is a boy, Ignazio Bonaventura (Antonio Emanuele) working sporadic and, of course, illegal jobs, receiving unemployment benefits. Tired of his condition, he decides to write a book about Sicilians, thus setting out on a journey to interview Sicilians and many popular people (such as Maria Grazia Cucinotta, Leo Gullotta, Tony Sperandeo, Pietrangelo Buttafuoco and Ninni Bruschetta).

During his journey, he meets several people, like the “mafioso” (Tony Sperandeo), the Honorable (Filippo Glorioso) and others, each of them somehow representing aspects of the Sicilian people. Ignazio firmly believes that he can find the answers to the many mysteries shrouding the way of thinking of such a complicated population in order to understand more about himself!

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