Feb 29

CIC Nuovo Mondo Film Screening: "Billo" (2007)

5:30pm - 8:00pm Hammond Hall | Ellis White Lecture Hall

About This Event

Film poster for Billo for CIC Nuovo Mondo series

The Center for Italian Culture's Nuovo Mondo series continues with a screening of Billo - Il grand Dakhaar (2007), is a delightful Italian comedy directed by Laura Muscardin. In this film, a quasi-documentary, hip-hop designer Thierno Thiam is the star of his own real-life story as a Senegalese boy who arrives in Italy in search of fortune with the desire to work in the fashion industry, but life puts him face to face with tragicomic situations.