The screening is part of the series Matteo Garrone: The Dark Side of Italian Cinema, organized by UCSB Professor Anna Brusutti and co-sponsored by the Film and Media Studies Department and the Carsey-Wolf Center.
When: Thursday, May 23, 2013, 7 p.m.
Where: Pollock Theater, UCSB, CA
Age limit: All ages
Categories: Film Screening
Gomorrah is a 2008 Italian film, based on the book by Roberto Saviano. It deals with the Casalesi clan, a crime syndicate within the Camorra — a traditional criminal organization based in Naples and Caserta, in the southern Italian region of Campania.
Matteo Garrone is an award winning Italian film maker. He won Best Director at the European Film Awards for Gomorrah. His latest film Reality competed in the 2012 Cannes Film Festival and won the Grand Prix.
Event posted March 20, 2013
Last updated March 20, 2013