All Screwed Up – 7 Beauties The Films of Lina Wertmüller

June 25th, 2017 by PRatt
When:
August 13, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
2017-08-13T19:30:00-04:00
2017-08-13T19:45:00-04:00

(1974, Italy) Written and directed by Lina Wertmüller.
Cast: Luigi Diberti, Lina Polito, Nini Bignamini, Sara Rapisarda.

In a nod to her mentor Federico Fellini, All Screwed Up is a funny, tragic look at a group of young people from the countryside who move to Milan to make it big – or at least be able to fill their tenement apartments with plastic flowers. 105 min
“Be a witness to a giant talent that won’t be cut down to size by apprehensions of whether or not something is in good taste.” – Vincent Canby, New York Times.

Lina Wertmüller the first woman to win an Academy Award® Best Director nomination, richly deserves this retrospective of her provocative and trailblazing 50-year career, with two screenings each of six new restorations of her best films, and a new documentary about her life and work.

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