|Monday, February 24th, 5 pm, room 9A
VIU Movie series – proposal by Italian students:
“Il Divo” 2008
“Il divo: la straordianria vita di Giulio Andreotti” by Paolo Sorrentino, starring Toni Servillo, Anna Bonaiuto, Giulio Bosetti, 110 mins, color, Italian with English subtititles.
The movie tells the story of Italian politician Giulio Andreotti, seven times Prime Minister of Italy since the restoration of democracy in 1946 and notorious for his alleged ties to the Mafia.
The narration spans the period from Andreotti’s seventh election in 1992 to the Tangentopoli bribe scandal, until his trial in 1995.
Awarded with the Jury Prize at Cannes Film Festival in 2008.