Above: Movie poster for the film, "Mine Vaganti" which translates to "Loose Cannons"
Now in its sixth year, the San Diego Italian Film Festival has grown into an amazing conduit to enjoy Italian culture. From October 26th through November 11th, the festival features 17 spectacular movies that evoke laughter, tears, and passion.
Tommaso, an aspiring writer, is the youngest child in the large eccentric Cantone family which owns a pasta factoryin Puglia. He has come home from Rome for an important family dinner at which his father will hand over the management of the pasta family to him and his brother, Anontio. Determined to assert his own personal choices, Tommaso plans to announce at the dinner that he is gay. But that evening, just as he begins to say, "silence please", to Tommaso's surprise, and everyone else's shock he is upstaged by his brother.
Please Note: $5 suggested donation