shown September 2001
"A celebration of youth, friendship, and the magic of the movies.”
A famous film director returns home to a Sicilian village for the first time after almost 30 years. He reminisces about his childhood at the Cinema Paradiso where Alfredo, the
projectionist, first brought about his love of films.
“If you love movies, it's impossible not to appreciate Cinema Paradiso”
Academy Award: 1990:
Best Foreign Language Film
score by Ennio Morricone.