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New Mexico Italian Film Festival in Albuquerque.

by Marianne Wi

New Mexico Italian Film Festival in Albuquerque, this charming Festival open its doors on the 20th February and runs until the 27th February 2011. It is in its fifth year and has seen a steady growth since its start. This years program is very exciting and difference to other festival programs I have come across so far this year . Not for them The First Beautiful Thing , La prima cosa bella or I am love, Io sono d’amore no we are off here with Madame Butterfly and a list of less known films, some exciting films are included so do go and have a look, you will not be sorry.

The opening Gala is Puccini’s Madame Butterfly followed by :

The Sicilian Girl , La  Siicilian Rebelle  (2009)

Rosso come il cielo, Red Sky at Night. ( 2006)

Dieci Inverni, Ten Winters (2009)

Alza la testa, Raise you Head ( 2009)

18 anni dopo, 18 years later ( 2010)

Febbre di fieno, Hay Fever  (2010)

Pranzo di ferragosto, Mid August Lunch  ( 2008)

Basicicata Coast to Coast ( 2010)

Marcello, Marcello  ( 2010)

Il Gattopardo, The Leopard  ( 1963)

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