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Senigallia, 05/09/2023 – At the end of a very busy summer season, when thousands of people attended the Arena, the Gabbiano cinema reopens with new enthusiasm for the autumn season.
Thursday, September 7to the official opening of the multiplex, will be shown I am the CAPTAINMatteo Garrone. This first event was organized in cooperation with the Association “Mutual Support in Emergencies” (formerly the Marche Volunteer Emergency Brigade), which organizes an aperitif from 20:00.
The film will then be repeated throughout the week, but access to this special evening will only be available on Thursday 7 for a total price of 10 euros (film + aperitif).
I am the captainpresented these days in competition at the 80th Venice International Film Festival, directed by Matteo Garrone (embalmer, Gomorrah, dog man, Reality) and is inspired by the real stories of many young people who have made a dramatic migratory journey that has become a real odyssey in the modern world. The main characters are Seydou and Moussa (played by Seydou Sarr and Mustafa Fall) who leave Dakar, Senegal, to cross the desert and its thousand dangers, the dangers of the high seas and of man himself, full of ambiguity and hypocrisy.
I am the captain is a Homeric tale that tells of a journey full of obstacles, traps, fears, but also hope. The script of the film, written by Matteo Garrone with Massimo Gaudioso, Massimo Cecherini and Andrea Tagliaferri, is inspired by the story of Garrone himself, inspired by the stories of Kouassi Pli Adam Mamadou, Arno Zohin, Amara Fofana, Brhane Tareke and Siaki Doumbia. all the guys who really made the journey of the two main characters of the film.
The film is an international Italian-Belgian co-production filmed over 13 weeks in Senegal, Morocco and Italy.
Given the special humanitarian value of the film, as well as the meeting with the accompanying aperitif organized in honor of the first screening, no booking is required in this case. But it is precisely for this reason, all the more, that the invitation addressed to everyone is to come and intervene en masse to discuss together one of the greatest topics of modern civilization.
The film is scheduled to be shown 21.15whileaperitifas already mentioned, will take place starting from from 20.00.