Italian cinema arrives in Helsinki with Emma Dante, Gianfranco Rosi and Francesco Cannavà.
The family tale by Emma Dante with ‘The Macaluso Sisters’, the civic commitment of Gianfranco Rosi and his latest documentary ‘Notturno’, shot in the war zones in Syria, Lebanon and Iran. And finally, the burning and still taboo theme of lovegivers, the theme of Francesco Cannavà’s ‘Because of My Body’.
These are the titles of the Italian films featured in the 32nd edition of theEspoo Ciné International Film Festival,which takes place in Helsinki from23 to 29 August 2021. Espoo Ciné is one of the biggest Finnish film festivals and has over the years become a major promoter of new European cinema in Finland.