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Films & Venue

Upcoming Movies in Rochester’s Italian Film Series

Noi e la Giulia

(The Legendary Giulia and Other Miracles)

September 26, 2017

Diego, Claudio and Fausto don’t know each other, but they are all looking for a turning point in their lives. Together they decided to open an agritourism but some trouble with the local Camorra will make them sort it out in a dangerous and hilarious way….

Coming Soon to Rochester’s Italian Film Series

Lo Chiamavano Jeeg Robot

(They Call Me Jeeg)

Enzo, a lonely and misanthropic small time crook, uses the superpowers gained after falling in the Tiber river to chase down a crazy gangster called “The gypsy”.

Non Essere Cattivo

(Don’t Be Bad)

Vittorio and Cesare are “brothers for life”. A life of excess: nights at the disco, powerful cars, alcohol, and drugs. Until Vittorio starts searching for a new, good life as Cesare spirals out of control…

Le Confessioni

(The Confessions)

A G8 financial summit meeting is rocked by the shocking death of the director of the International Monetary Fund after he gave a secret confession to a mysterious monk…

Andrea Doria:

Are the Passengers Saved?

Pierette, who survived the catastrophic Andrea Doria-Stockholm collision as a 9-year-old immigrating to America, has uncovered a cold case that changes history…

My Italy

A Cross-Story Film

Comedy ensues as a director and his assistant travel around Europe to seek financing for a film with and about four international artists who are in love with Italy…

Feature Winner

of the SalinaDocFest

Join us for the newest winner of the coveted Tasca d”Almerita First Prize at the SalinaDocFest in Salina, Italy on November 24-29, 2017

Past Films

La Pazza Gioia

(Like Crazy)

June 27, 2017

Psychiatric residents Donatella and Beatrice have very different life stories, but a chance to escape brings them together in an adventure that will change their lives forever…

Io Sono Li

(Shun Li and the Poet)

June 20, 2017

Worlds and cultures collide after Shun Li is suddenly transferred from Rome to Chioggia, a small city-island in the Veneto lagoon, and meets a Slavic fisherman nicknamed “the Poet”…



April 25, 2017

On a wintry road trip, two people with mysterious backgrounds join forces. Donato is a prison nurse on a driving holiday gives a ride to a provocatively dressed woman named Norah…

Loro Chi?

(Them Who?)

May 24, 2017

David is 36 and still dreams of becoming a novelist while working in a household products company as communication manager. That is until he meets Marcello, a clever trickster…


The Little Theatre

The official venue of the Italian Film Series, the historic Little Theatre is a unique environment for the presentation of Italian cinema. As a relaxing venue for live, local music, the Little Cafe also provides a fresh daily menu, as well as an excellent wine and beer selection. The Little serves as a multi-cultural gather place for affordable and accessible entertainment.

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