• Academy Gold Cinema (map)
  • 363 Colombo Street
  • Christchurch, Canterbury, 8023
  • New Zealand

At War for Love /In Guerra per Amore

Director Pif's At War for Love is a prequel of sorts to his earlier hit comedy The Mafia Only Kills in Summer.  Set in 1943 New York, Arturo and flora are in love, but an arrangement has been made for her to marry the son of New York Mafia figure.  The only way to stop the marriage is for Arturo to go to Sicily and ask Flora's Father for her hand. To pay his way to Sicily, Arturo enlists in the U.S. Army and ends up in the Allied invasion of Italy.

WINNER

Best Screenplay / Best Production Design / Best Costume Design

"An excellent film ... it's comical like Roberto Benigni's Life is Beautiful' - Lo Voce di New York

SCREENINGS

Saturday 16 June, 8.00pm

Thursday 21 June, 5.45pm

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