‘Cinema Paradiso’ Director’s Night with special guest Vanna Paoli


    Director’s Night

    Come and enjoy our special guest, the amazing Vanna Paoli

    Oscar Award Winning Co-Writer and Co-Director of Cinema Paradiso, Vanna Paoli
    will visit Sault Ste. Marie on Saturday, June 30th to host a screening of her film which
    won an Oscar in 1989.

    ‘Cinema Paradiso’

    The landmark film reflects her co-writer and co-director Giuseppe Tornatore’s experience as a teenage movie projectionist in Bagheria, Sicily. Following Cinema Paradiso Paoli directed “Lungo il fiume” (Along the River) and “La Casa Rosa” (The Pink House) and the The Accidental Detective’.

    The Director’s Night event will include a pre-film reception in Nonna’s Cucina at The Marconi where Vanna will meet and greet with those in attendance.

    Don’t miss this rare opportunity to meet this acclaimed director and writer!

    The Pre-film reception starts at 7pm to be followed by the screening.

    Cost: $15 including HST and Gratuity – cash bar and goodies for purchase. Tickets are available in advance or at the door.