Because CineDante was cancelled last month (August) we will be offering “Mine Vaganti” (Loose Cannons) by Ferzan Ozpetek again.
Film Title: “Mine Vaganti” (Loose Cannons) by Ferzan Ozpetek
2010 Comedy - 108 min - Rated M-L
Synopsis: Tommaso is the youngest son of the Cantones, a large, traditional southern Italian family. He lives in Rome with his boyfriend. On a trip to his native city Lecce, Tommaso decides to tell his parents he is homosexual. However, when he is finally ready to come out in front of the entire family, his older brother Antonio ruins his plans.
Wednesday 9th September 2020 at 7.30 pm
Come along to the Aperitivo Dante and enjoy a glass of wine and a chat in Italian (or English) before the film.
Aperitivo Dante begins at 7 pm. There is no charge for CineDante but a gold koha is requested for the evening.
This viewing is reserved to financial members of Dante Society and all our enrolled Italian language students. Annual subscriptions can be paid on the night.
Self-Guided Central City Walk
When - Sunday 20th September Meeting Point: Corner of Worcester Street and Oxford Terrace Time: Meeting at 10.15am with the walk starting at 10.30am
Join us on a walking tour to discover our new Christchurch Central City, commentary and conversation will be in Italian. We propose a leisure walk of approximately 45 minutes, starting at 10.30am on the corner of Worcester Street and Oxford Terrace, finishing at the vibrant Riverside Market. For those wishing to stay for lunch or coffee and further conversation, the Riverside Market offers a large variety of food stalls.
No need to book - just turn up on the morning!
Chiacchieriamo e mangiamo con Brunella
Another 'Chiacchieriamo e mangiamo con Brunella - La parmigiana di melanzane’ will be held on 6th October.
Please enrol by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your place, limited to 8 people, details below.
Brunella is happy to speak Italian to all and some English if required.
Enjoy a great lunch prepared by Brunella and learn how to make: "Parmigiana di melanzane".
When: Tuesday 6th October from 11 am to 1.30 pm
Where: Stormont Place
Cost: $40 - pay to the Dante bank account 11-7800-0054463-20
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