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Italian Film Festival

Presented by Italian Film Festival at Showcase Theater, San Rafael CA

Sep 22 2018
Nov 03 2018
Italian Film Festival

2018 Italian Film Festival features eight top comedies and dramas from Italy

The Italian Film Festival presents its 2018 line-up of feature films at the Showcase Theater, Marin Center.

Eight films: fresh, recent comedies and dramas from Italy.  All films are in Italian/original language with subtitles in English, and are suggested for mature audiences.


Let Yourself Go — Saturday, September 22
An entertaining comedy, featuring the great Toni Servillo (“Viva la libertà”, “The Great Beauty”) that invites us to live our emotions without being inhibited by the opinions of others.

It’s the Law — Sunday, September 23
The popular comedians, Ficarra and Picone, star in a story about a mayoral election that responds to rampant civic rule bending and inefficiencies, with the election of a new mayor who promises order and legality.

It’s All About Karma — Saturday, September 29
A surprising comedy about friendship!

From Naples with Love — Sunday, September 30
A thoroughly charming Neapolitan comedy, featuring parallel stories of young love and newly found love!

The Last Prosecco — Saturday, October 6
A thriller about relationships in the land of Prosecco, the effervescence of the bubbles, and the conflict between greed and respect for the land.

Holding Hands — Saturday, October 13
Acclaimed director Gianni Amelio (“Porte Aperte”, “Lamerica”) recounts the powerful story of a father and his unloved children, set in the heart of Naples.

Easy — Saturday, October 27
An endearing road movie about Isidoro, or Easy, whose career driving go-karts has faltered, but who gets a new driving assignment: transporting a coffin to the Ukraine for burial!

Friends by Chance — Saturday, November 3
This highly praised film by director and screenwriter Francesco Bruni (“Inspector Montalbano”, “Human Capital”) traces the unlikely relationship between an elderly poet and a cocky young man, in a story told with grace and sensitivity.

Saturday screenings are at 5:30 and 7:45 pm – Sunday screenings are at 4:00 and 6:30 pm.


$16 — Individual
$120 — Series of 8 Films

Contact: (415) 473-6800

    Official Website

Additional time info:

Sat, Sep 22 – 5:30 & 7:45 pm
Sun, Sep 23 – 4:00 & 6:00 pm
Sat, Sep 29 – 5:30 & 7:45 pm
Sun, Sep 30 – 4:00 & 6:00 pm
Sat, Oct 6   – 5:30 & 7:45 pm
Sat, Oct 13 – 5:30 & 7:45 pm
Sat, Oct 27 – 5:30 & 7:45 pm
Sat, Nov 3  – 5:30 & 7:45 pm


Showcase Theater

10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael, CA 94903


Free parking lots are located adjacent to all facilities.

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