The Consulate General of Italy in Philadelphia

The Center for Italian Studies


The Cinema Studies Program

at the University of Pennsylvania




La Serata del Cortometraggio Italiano

A Showcase of Recent Italian Short Films



Bulli si nasce (Natural Born Bully, 2008) by Massimo Cappelli

This traveling showcase, also hosted by Middlebury College, George Mason University, the College of William&Mary, James Madison University and Wake Forest University offers a rare opportunity to U.S. students to see recent short films from Italy. Many of these shorts have won prizes or have been official selections at important festivals, such as Tribeca, Venice and Torino. The showcase includes films from different genres and students can vote for their favorite short.


The University of Pennsylvania

Friday November 14, 2008

7:00 pm Free Screening

Fisher-Bennett Hall 401

3340 Walnut Street


All films have subtitles in English