Cleveland Italian Film Festival featuring three Italian films

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Cleveland Italian Film Festival will screen three films this year, spotlighting acclaimed Italian productions here in northeast Ohio.

Two comedies, “Benedetta Follia” and “Il Mostro,” and a fantasy film, “Ordinary Happiness,” make up the 2022 lineup. september. Tickets for each screening are $12.

To kick off this year’s festival, a ‘Pranzo Napoletano’ multi-course meal will be prepared by Chef Luca Sema at 1 p.m. on Sunday, August 21. Dinner costs $115 per person and includes wine pairings and gratuity, according to a press release.

The Cleveland Italian Film Festival, sponsored by Italian Tours & Travel by Diana, is in its 16th edition. Find more information, including tickets, at clevelanditalianfilm.eventbrite.com. Tickets can also be reserved for movie screenings or for the “Pranzo Napoletano” meal by calling 216-456-8117.

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