FREE ENTRANCE

10:00

PALAZZO ROMA CINEMA, OSTUNI

Masterclass

“THE FIRST STEPS TO A GREAT SCRIPT” - Part 2

Your story is starting to take shape, now you need to know if your ending is as good as you think it is, and if it isn’t, where to look to find the answers. Amanda Moresco keep walking you step-by-step through the process of taking your idea and making it into a compelling screen story. (In English with simultaneous translation)

FROM 11:00 TO 20:00
MANIFATTURA TABACCHI, OSTUNI
ART INSTALLATION (FREE ENTRANCE)

“INNOCENTI, MONUMENTI DELLA MEMORIA” BY PAOLO CANEVARI

Internationally renowned artist Paolo Canevari presents with Cardi Gallery Innocenti, Monumenti della Memoria 2022, a site-specific installation at the abandoned Tobacco Manufacture in Ostuni. Innocenti defies the notion of sculpture as something permanent and long-lasting. The installation is created with Tubi Innocenti, an industrial material that Canevari dignifies and explores the material’s aesthetic properties. In a constant dialogue between the immortality of memory and the perishable nature of matter, the viewer’s gaze is invited to access the interior of the artwork.

11:00

PALAZZO ROMA CINEMA, OSTUNI

MASTERCLASS

"A Peak Behind The Curtains": Abel Ferrara

Iconic New York director and ex-pat Abel Ferrara brings journalist Luciana Capretti into his process, bringing with him a work-in-progress scene from his new film Padre Pio.

11:15
FROM PALAZZO ROMA CINEMA, OSTUNI
WALK ‘N TALK

Walk and Talk with Matt Dillon

Meet Sol in the courtyard and walk with her to the Old Tobacco Factory with Academy Award nominee Matt Dillon to talk about his career in art, the challenges of being put in a box as an actor or an artist, and bucking Hollywood to live in New York and Rome. (In English with Italian translation)

12:00

PALAZZO ROMA CINEMA, OSTUNI

MASTERCLASS SCREENING

“The Motorcycle Diaries”

This 2004 film, directed by Walter Salles, is the dramatization of a motorcycle road trip Che Guevara took in his youth that showed him his life’s calling. Producer Michael Nozik will engage with Silvia Bizio in a conversation about the making of the film immediately following the screening. (126′)

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14:30

PALAZZO ROMA CINEMA, OSTUNI

MASTERCLASS

“MASTERS ON MASTERS”: Michael Nozik

Elizabeth Sereda talks with Academy Award nominated producer Michael Nozik (Quiz Show) as he walks you through how he conceived of Motorcycle Diaries, how he got the rights from notoriously private public figures, and the challenges of developing, packaging, financing, and producing his film. (In English with simultaneous translation)

16:00

PALAZZO ROMA CINEMA, OSTUNI

MASTERCLASS

"Should I Move to Hollywood?"

Journalist Luciana Capretti talks to actors about their experiences picking up and moving to Los Angeles, as well as the best and worst of times. With veteran actor Brynn Horrocks (Hacks) and Hollywood newcomer Alessandro Marino. (In English)

16:00

PALAZZO ROMA CINEMA, OSTUNI

MASTERCLASS

“ACTORS TALK ACTING”: Jason Beghe

Hollywood journalist Elizabeth Sereda interviews actor Jason Beghe about the craft of acting and his career, starting with breakout roles in Thelma and Louise and GI Jane through his current ten-year stint as the lead in one of the most successful shows on American television, Chicago PD. As well, they will discuss his philosophy and challenges he has faced. (In English with simultaneous translation)

16:00
SLOW CINEMA, OSTUNI

Festival Movie Matinee
introduced by Silvia Bizio
(free entrance)

“I Won the Lottery” directed by Jenn Shaw

A documentary crew chronicles the cut-throat world of Brooklyn parents vying for spots at the prestigious MLK Only Hope Charter School. (13′, European premiere)

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“Snow Babel” directed by Rossella De Venuto and introduced by the director

Twelve women from different ages are gathered around a table to commemorate a thirteenth. (9’)

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“One More Jump” directed by Emanuele Gerosa 

Jehad is a parkour athlete who trains and coaches boys on a daily basis to improve their performance in a discipline for which their sports training is internationally known. Abdallah, who was the leading exponent, has decided to come to Europe and now lives in a precarious situation in Florence, in the hope of being able to make himself known and to break through on a professional level. The film won numerous awards at independent film festivals in Europe, the Middle East and Russia. (81′)

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17:00

PALAZZO ROMA CINEMA, OSTUNI

MASTERCLASS

Masterclass by Marisa Tomei

Masterclass by Marisa Tomei moderated by journalist Luciana Capretti on her Oscar winning performance (as supporting actress) in the film “My Cousin Vinny” in 1992.

18:30

PALAZZO ROMA CINEMA, OSTUNI

Red Carpet & Film Preview

19:00

PALAZZO ROMA CINEMA, OSTUNI

PUBLIC SCREENING (FREE ENTRANCE)

“Suicide” directed by Christine Kilmer

A music video that explores the unhealthy and often oppressive gender expectations for women. (3’, Italian Premiere)

“Hamlet Within” directed by Ken McMullen, presented by the director

Starring Ian McKellen and Dominique Pinon, this modern-day version of Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’ explores a young man’s psyche as he contemplates avenging his father’s death. (86’, Italian Premiere)

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21:00

VILLA COMUNALE, OSTUNI

PUBLIC SCREENING (FREE ENTRANCE)

“Suicide” directed by Christine Kilmer

A music video that explores the unhealthy and often oppressive gender expectations for women. (3’, Italian Premiere)

“Hamlet Within” directed by Ken McMullen, presented by the director

Starring Ian McKellen and Dominique Pinon, this modern-day version of Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’ explores a young man’s psyche as he contemplates avenging his father’s death. (86’, Italian Premiere)

> IMDB

22:30

VILLA COMUNALE, OSTUNI

PUBLIC SCREENING (FREE ENTRANCE)

"Reversal of Fortune" directed by BARBET SCHROEDER

A darkly comic murder mystery about It surrounds a social climber Claus Von Bulow (Jeremy Irons) who is Charged and convicted with for attempted murder. (111′)

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