* Welcome to the website of Società Dante Alighieri Manchester *
Established in 1996, the Manchester branch is one of the Society’s many branches around the world.
The Society’s headquarters are in Rome, and its mission is to promote the Italian language and Italian culture abroad.
The Manchester branch does not have its own premises. Membership is open to both Italians and non-Italians, and members and supporters enjoy a wide programme of events throughout the year.
Members and non-members alike are welcome to attend.
(Members and non-members alike are welcome to attend)
Friday 24 March 2017 – 6.45PM for 7.00PM prompt
FILM: I soliti ignoti / Big Deal on Madonna Street (1958)
by Mario Monicelli – In Italian with English subtitles – Duration 102 min
Introduction by Silvana Serra – Q&A session to follow
Il film sara` introdotto da Silvana Serra e seguira` un breve dibattito
Venue: The Town Hall Tavern, 20 Tib Lane (off Cross Street), Manchester M2 4JA
Let’s celebrate the anniversaries for Marcello Mastroianni and Toto’ with a film included in the list “100 film italiani da salvare”. With a witty humour and a refreshing artlessness, the film brings us a flavour of a world long gone.
Non mancate / Don’t miss it!
Admission FREE – drinks can be ordered and paid for at the bar. If you wish to have a snack/dinner before or after the screening, food is available through a pre-order, mentioning “Film Dante”. Please contact The Town Hall Tavern – 0161 8321961.
(foto banner: particolare della Cattedrale di Firenze, gentile concessione di Patrick Brosset)