Above: Promotional graphic for the film, "Cinema Paradiso."
The Athenaeum’s popular film and wine series, “Flicks on the Bricks,” returns for a seventh year. Guests are invited to join us on the Athenaeum’s outdoor patio for balmy summer nights and screenings of classic cinemas al fresco. Series tickets for the open-air theater include four memorable films and delightful summer wine pairings selected by Barbara Baxter.
Guests must be 21 years or older to attend.
Date: Thursday, August 15th, at 7:30 p.m.
Film: Cinema Paradiso (1989)
About the Film:
A young boy is mesmerized by a movie theater and strikes up a dynamic friendship with its warm-hearted projectionist. The film takes place after World War II in a small rural town, where the story follows the pair’s bittersweet relationship. In Italian with English subtitles. Partially sponsored by Cinema Little Italy. Paired with vino italiano.
For more information, visit http://ljathenaeum.org/specialevents.html
Location: Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St La jolla, CA 92037 Google Map