Sorry, this event’s been and gone
China is Near (La Cina E' Vicina)

When:

Mon Apr 13 2015, 8:00pm

Where: Gallery Theatre, National Musem, 93 Stamford Road, Museum, Singapore

Restrictions: All ages

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $12.00
  • General Admission: $13.00
  • Additional fees may apply

BY MARCO BELLOCCHIO
1967, 108 mins
In Italian with English subtitles
Rating: To be Confirmed

CAST
Glauco Mauri, Elda Tattoli, Paolo Graziosi, Daniela Surina, Pierluigi Aprà, Alessandro Haber, Claudio Trionfi, Claudio Cassinelli, Renato Jalenti, Laura De Marchi, Mimma Biscardi, Claudio Tura, Giuliano Todeschini

The aristocatic and wealthy Gordini Malvezzi family is composed of Vittorio, a high-school teacher, more erudite than cultured, weak in character and an opportunist in his politics; his sister Elena, stem manager of the family fortune and steadfast spinster but happy to dally with men of every type, and their brother Camilio, a semisary student and ardent supporter of extremist ideas. Given an assurance that he will get a seat on the council, Vittorio agrees to stand as a candidate for the Socialists. As his man Friday Vittorio hires Carlo, a proletarian with a diploma in accountancy and many ambitious dreams...