Silent Cinema on the lake, from 24 August the Floating Theater in Rome – Lazio


Previews and guests for the third edition that moves to Villa Ada


(ANSA) – ROME, AUGUST 06 – There is the Silent Disco (brought together 5 thousand people on the beach of Sestri Levanti) and the Silent Cinema, the one you see outdoors, all together but with headphones.

This is the formula of the Floating Theater Summer Fest which returns to Rome for the third edition, in a renewed guise and with a program of previews and special screenings that will start on 24 August and will continue until 25 September in the new location on Lake Como. Villa Ada, every day starting at 20.30. A real Summer Fest, a unique event of its kind, reported last year as excellence by Unesco both for the quality of the programming and for its completely eco-sustainable design with zero acoustic impact, with 150 seats and audio broadcast through wireless headphones . The films will be screened in their original language with subtitles and will be accompanied by exceptional guests and presentations. The Italian premiere of the action thriller “Bullet Train” directed by David Leitch with Brad Pitt, Sandra Bullock, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Michael will open the Floating Theater Summer Fest on Wednesday 24 August, after the Locarno Film Festival. Shannon and Hiroyuki Sanada. On Thursday 25 August, the appointments organized together with the David di Donatello Award and dedicated to the five first nominated works kick off.

It begins with “A female” presented by the director Francesco Costabile. Furthermore, thanks to the new collaboration with MUBI, two special screenings are planned: the theatrical premiere of “The Humans” and on Wednesday 31 August the screening of “Memoria” directed by Apichatpong Weerasethakul with Tilda Swinton followed by a “silent disco” party. on the platform. Over the weekend there will also be space for the most significant titles of the past editions of the Rome Film Fest which, thanks to the renewed collaboration with the Floating Theater, will be the protagonists, after the extraordinary success of the public and critics of the Arena at the Parco degli Acquedotti, also of this special event. The Floating Theater is conceived by Alice nella Città and created by AC Playtown Roma in collaboration with the Fondazione Cinema per Roma and is directed by Fabia Bettini and Gianluca Giannelli. (HANDLE).

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