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Inspector montalbano xxx

Screenings and ceremonies take place in the historic Palazzo del Cinema, which houses the Sala Grande, together with a number of other smaller cinemas such as the Sala Darsena and Palabiennale close by.

We kick off the year with two fabulous series from Italy and Germany – the second season of begins on Saturday 2nd January at 9.00pm, with the episode ‘The Man who Followed Funerals’.

Montalbano investigates the brutal murder of Pasqualino Cutufa’, a Vigata inhabitant who made a habit of showing up at people’s funerals to mourn their deaths.

Appearing at the Venice Film Festival offers great publicity before the general release of the films in the autumn and also adds to each film’s visibility before other industry awards such as the Academy Awards, the Oscars, in the new year.

Meanwhile American film “Good Kill”, starring Ethan Hawke, follows a drone operator who has become disillusioned with remote warfare.

So switch off your mobile phones, finish your popcorn and settle back to feast your eyes on the cream of the cinema crop for the next 2 weeks!

Highlights from the opening ceremony and daily events can be watched in Italy on Rai Movie during the duration of the festival Getting to the Lido From St Marks, Rialto, Ferrovia etc – take the number 1 vaporetto From Tronchetto – take the car ferry over to the Lido More information – it Getting around the Lido Bus – 2 bus routes operate on the island and bus timetables have been extended to take account of late screenings.

Livia has also come to stay, but is acting rather strangely…