September 27, 2017

Umbria in Sugar Land: An Italian Film Festival

Umbria in Sugar Land
An Italian Film Festival

September 27 – October 1, 2017

All films will be in Italian with English subtitles. If you purchase a VIP ticket (either through single ticket or ticket packages), VIP amenities include preferred seating at film screenings and admission to the Aperitivo Receptions prior to the four evening screenings. The four evening Aperitivo Receptions take place from 5:30-6:45pm at Lonnie Green Park (130 First Street, Sugar Land, TX 77478), roughly one and a half hours before the film screenings, and directly adjacent to the Sugar Land Auditorium.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 7pm
My Italy
(
La mia Italia)
Film Synopsis │ Trailer
Sugar Land Auditorium │ MAP
Single Tickets │ Ticket Packages

Thursday, September 28, 2017, 7pm
Maternity Blues 
(Il bene dal male)
Film Synopsis │ Trailer
Sugar Land Auditorium │ MAP 
Single Tickets │ Ticket Packages

Friday, September 29, 2017, 7pm
Greenery will Bloom Again
(Torneranno I Prati)
Film Synopsis 
Sugar Land Auditorium │ MAP 
Single Tickets │ Ticket Packages

Saturday, September 30, 2017, 3pm
Like Crazy 
(La Pazza Gioia)
Film Synopsis │ Trailer
Sugar Land Auditorium │ MAP 
Single Tickets │ Ticket Packages

Saturday, September 30, 2017, 7pm
The Gospel According to Mattei
(Il vangelo secondo mattei)
Film Synopsis │ Trailer
Sugar Land Auditorium │ MAP 
Single Tickets │ Ticket Packages

Saturday, September 30, 2017, 7pm
I Have Friends in Heaven 
(Ho Amici in Paradiso)
Film Synopsis
Sugar Land Town Square │ MAP
This is a FREE public screening

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 2pm
Italian Race 
(Veloce come il vento)
Film Synopsis
Sugar Land Auditorium │ MAP 
Single Tickets │ Ticket Packages

EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR

Title: Framing Italian Cinema, An Educational Seminar
Tickets: Free Ticketed Event | Register for Single Tickets Here
Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017
Time: 9:30am – 12:00pm
Location: Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce │MAP

The Art of Sound Effects
Topic: Sounds effects are a fundamental part of a movie. Learn the importance of
sound effects from a representative of the “Associazione creatori di suono,” and
the impact these effects have on the movies you love to watch!
A Screening of ‘Beyond’ and Conversation with Clements High School
Theatre & Film Department

Topic: Sugar Land resident, and Clements High School sophomore, Adrian Pacini,
will screen his award-winning stop-motion short film entitled Beyond. Join the
seminar for the screening as well as a panel discussion including Adrian and
speakers from the award-winning Clements High School Theatre & Film Department.
The Art of Filmmaking with Sergio Carvajal-Leoni
Topic: The making of the celebrated Texan-Italian Film Tiramisu for Two, a
comedy by Tiburon Transmedia, a Texan production firm with an Italian heart.
Learn the ins and outs of filmmaking, and how to master telling stories through film.
About Sergio Carvajal-Leoni │Speaker Biography