Sunday, May 9, 2010
Film "Scontro di civiltà per un ascensore a Piazza Vittorio"
The 14th of May in Italy the film "Scontro di civiltà per un ascensore a Piazza Vittorio" will be released.
The film is a free adaptation of the novel by Amara Lakhous (that has the same title). The novel has been a best seller in Italy. It has been published 14 times so far and translated in German, Dutch, English and French. To know more about the novel you can read these interviews with the author:
Suzanne Ruta, ‘Humor is an instrument of combat: a conversation with Amara Lakhous’
Suzanne Ruta, ‘Scheherazade, C’est Moi? An Interview with Amara Lakhous’
Airos Soria Letizia, “Clash of Civilizations Over an Elevator in Piazza Vittorio. Interview with Amara Lakhous”.
To know more about the author clik here.
The film director is Isotta Toso. To know more about the film and see the trailer clik here.
***PLEASE FEEL FREE TO POST YOUR COMMENTS ON THIS BLOG ABOUT THIS FILM ADAPTATION IF AND WHEN YOU'LL BE ABLE TO SEE IT. I ADVICE ALL TO READ THE NOVEL. IT IS AN INTERESTING GAZE ON ITALIAN MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY TODAY SEEN FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF AN ALGERIAN. NOTHING BETTER THAN THAT! THANKS AMARA!***