Bebos Girl (La ragazza di Bube) Saturday, October 7, 2023 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
Two young lovers find their romance thwarted by the complex politics of postwar Italy. Starring Claudia Cardinale, who earned her first major acting award for her performance, and George Chakiris (West Side Story).
Organized by Camilla Cormanni and Paolo Ruggiero, with thanks to Marco Cicala and Germana Ruscio, Cinecittà.
Generous support has been provided by the Vaughn Foundation and Consulate General of Italy in Houston.
Special thanks to our cultural partner Italian Cultural Institute in Los Angeles, Professor Alessandro Carrera from the University of Houston, and Kate MacKay, UC Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive.
Bebos Girl (La ragazza di Bube)
Directed by Luigi Comencini
(Italy/France, 1964, 106 minutes, in Italian with English subtitles)
Lynn Wyatt Theater, Digital