Brisbane has welcomed talented film productions of Italy with the Lavazza Italian Film Festival 2015.
The festival opened with a spectacular opening night gala and film God Willing, which on Best New Director for Edoardo Falcone at the recent Italian Oscars. Ticket holders were treated to a taste of Italy with live music, Mitchelton Sparkling, Bucci appetizers and Lavazza Espresso Martinis.
Throughout October, the festival will feature the best of contemporary Italian cinema including A Fairytale Wedding, Latin Lover, Tale of Tales, An Italian Name and more.
A special mid-festival affair will take place at Palace Barracks with a true Italian reception boasting Italian beer, wine and delicate treats before a special screening of Forgiven Not Forgotten.
Bernardo Bertolucci’s 1970 Oscar nominated political thriller The Conformist will close the 2015 Lavazza Italian Film Festival with incredible energy and unforgettable scenes.
Images by Lavazza Italian Film Festival 2015
Details: Lavazza Italian Film Festival 2015 | October 1 to 18 | Palace Barracks and Palace Centro