Starring Silvio Orlando and Alba Rohrwacher, “Giovanna’s Father” is about a high-school art teacher who is overprotective of his mentally unstable daughter.
A lineup of 6 films are due to be screened during the festival running until July 6, the Forum announced in a press release published on Monday.
“The Demons of St. Petersburg”, the 2008 drama by Giuliano Montaldo was screened on Monday.
The lineup also includes “A Second Childhood” by Avati, “The Feast” by Mimmo Calopresti and “The Arrival of Wang” by Antonio and Marco Manetti.
Also included is “Italy in a Day”, a 2014 Italian-British documentary by Gabriele Salvatores.
The event is a part of Italy’s cultural project, “Italy, Cultures, the Mediterranean”.
The Italian film experts Noemi Marchica and Vito Picchinenna are scheduled to hold workshops on the sidelines of the event on Wednesday and Friday.
Source: Tehran Times