11.15am Quiet Bliss
Set in Puglia, three generations of women return to a kind of 'Good Life' after their business collapses. Beautiful imagery. Winner of the Grand Prix - Italian Golden Globes
1.45pm Crossing Rachmaninoff
The Director - Rebecca Tansley will be attending a Q&A after the film screening. Currently screening across China, this New Zealand/Italian documentary about pianist Flavio Villani is emotionally compelling.
3.30pm Black Souls
This screened at the NZIFF last year and was intense and AMAZING!
8.00pm Wondrous Boccaccio
The costumes, art direction & cinematography are outstanding in this recent Taviani brothers' film.
1.30pmThose Happy Years
As a child of the seventies I can relate to the story's warm, affectionate tone. It will make you laugh and cry in recognition of its disarming honesty.
6.30pmOrphans & Kingdoms
My debut feature! Please go and see it.
If you missed this on Opening Night and you want a tongue-in-cheek laugh-out-loud, then this is your ticket.