Italian Cultural Institute
May 16, 2017
Embassy of Italy
3000 Whitehaven Street NW
Washington, DC 20008

The film, based on a true story recounts the sad childhood of young Meno (Vincenzo Lauretta) following the loss of his mother. Italo, a stray dog that reached the Sicilian village of Scicli in a Fall morning, follows him home and wreaks havoc in the city, where the Mayor, Antonio (Marco Bocci), Meno’s father, issued a City order to catch all stray dogs.

Director: Alessia Scarso
Italy, 2015, 104 minutes
Film in Italian with English subtitles 

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