Italian Film Series | The Champion (Il campione) CANCELED

May 2, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
Italian Film Series | The Champion (Il campione) CANCELED

This film is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all public programs are canceled until further notice. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

Italian Film Series: Amici e amanti (Friends and Lovers) is supported by UNICO Hartford

1pm tour of Italian works from the collection, 2pm film.

Christian is a highly talented Italian football (soccer) player, who has anger and behavioral issues resulting in the team president forcing him to work with a personal tutor.  At first, the relationship doesn’t work between the professor and his “student,” but eventually they change each other’s lives.


2019. Italy. 105 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Leonardo D’Agostini. Starring Stefano Accorsi, Andrea Carpenzano, Massimo Popolizio.

Film Admission: $10; $9 seniors & students w/ID; $8 members; free for Film Stars.