THE GREAT BEAUTY – (April 24th, 2014) Director: Paolo Sorrentino, 142min, Drama
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Jep Gambardella has seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades, but after his 65th birthday and a shock from the past, Jep looks past the nightclubs and parties to find a timeless landscape of absurd, exquisite beauty. Directed by Paolo Sorrentino of IL DIVO(2008), THE CONSEQUENCES OF LOVE(2004) and THIS MUST BE THE PLACE(2011)
It premiered at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival where it was screened in competition for the Palme d’Or. It was shown at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival and at the 2013 Reykjavik European Film Festival.
The film won Best Foreign Language Film at the 86th Academy Awards, as well as the Golden Globe and the BAFTA award in the same category.

THE GREAT BEAUTY – April 24th, 7pm