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Italian Film Festival - Like a Cat on a Highway

  • Capitol Theatre 1390 West 65th Street Cleveland, OH, 44102 United States (map)

The Cleveland Italian Film Festival runs September 5-26. See full festival information here.


LIKE A CAT ON A HIGHWAY (Come un gatto in tangenziale)

7:30pm showing with optional 5:30pm dinner at Blue Habanero

Giovanni and Monica are the two most diverse people on the face of the earth. He is an intellectual and a social integrationist living in the center of Rome, while she is poor and a former cashier of a supermarket, dealing every day with the real problematic environment of her suburban neighborhood. They would never have met if their children had not fallen in love. They do have a common goal though: to end the love relationship their children have, that they believe has the life expectations of a "cat on a highway. Brilliant acting by Italian film star Paola Cortellesi rounds out this delightful comedy.

Italian Oscar David di Donatello Nominee for Best Supporting Actor, Best Actress and Best Actor. Winner of Italys Golden Ciak Awards for Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress; nominated for Best Screenplay. Winner of Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists Best Actor, Best Comedy.

Director: Riccardo Milani. Starring: Paola Cortellesi, Antonio Albanese, Sonia Bergamasco, Luca Angeletti, Anthony DAusilio, Alice Maselli, Claudio Amendola, Simone de Bianchi.

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