May 29, 2020
Until May 31 the Italian Cultural Institute Los Angeles in collaboration with with Enormous Films presents a special free streaming of the Italian short documentary, “Barbiere.”
In Barbiere (2008 Documentary, Short, Biography| 36′) Franco Bompieri, owner of the historic Milanese workshop Barbieria Colla and self-taught novelist, tells the story of his life. The arrival in Milan after the war and the difficult beginnings. We immediately immerse ourselves in another era, made of sensational characters who cross all social classes; in the background a nation that after the horrors of the war finds the strength to raise its head by taking the path of the economic boom. In Italian with English subtitles.
Directed by Gianluca Migliarotti, written by Luchino Visconti di Modrone, starring Franco Bompieri. Produced by Enourmous Film.