Wednesday, June 3rd, 6pm
Carlo Lizzani, Mussolini: ultimo atto (The last days of Mussolini), 1974
Music by: Ennio Morriconi
Mussolini: Rod Steiger
Clara Petacci: Lisa Gastoni
The Cardinal: Henry Fonda
Valerio: Franco Neri
In 1945, the dictator Mussolini and his close ally Hitler face defeat. The Anglo-American troops are moving in from the South as well as from the North and Italian partisans have liberated the North of Italy. In a desperate attempt to avoid capture, Mussolini tries to flee the country with his lover Clara Petacci, but Italian partisans are on their trail.
Below is the Zoom link for the meeting:
Saturday, June 6th, 3pm
Italian Conversation Hour with Giovanni
The host will be Giovanni Minicucci, exchange student from Italy here in Rochester. The event will start at 3 PM. Try to connect a bit earlier to make sure that everything works. As always we will talk about grammar and vocabulary doing some readings and comprehension and we will go into the breakout rooms so we can conversate in Italian. We will translate some sentences from Italian to English and English to Italian.
If you want to have those sentences to translate earlier than Saturday, send an email to: email@example.com.
Everyone is welcome to participate and it's free. Join also if you just want to say hi! :) Try not to forget our beautiful language.
Below is the link to the meeting:
The Akragas Group needs your help!
Our dear amici, Akragas, are participating in a virtual world-wide festival contest "World Folk Vision" and need your help! They have passed the first round and now are competing for a spot in the finals! Please take a moment to show your support for our friends and vote!
By clicking on the below link, you will be able to register and vote for the group, as well as read more about this world-wide festival and competition. Bravi!!!
Online Italian Language & Literature Courses on Zoom!
Don't forget about our Online Italian Courses!!
Courses will begin the week of June 8th and finish the week of July 27th, running for a total of 8 weeks.
- To register, please email Casa Italiana at firstname.lastname@example.org for payment instructions.
- Cost: $152 for Casa members, $184 for non-members.
- After registration, the instructors will provide via email the Zoom links for the courses to all participants.
Italian Language & Literature Courses:
Pirandello and his World, Mondays 6-8pm
Italian 101, Tuesday & Thursdays, 6-7pm
Italian 102, Tuesday & Thursdays, 6-7pm
If you have any questions, feel free to email us!