Italian couple in Israel for Haifa Film Festival

(AGI) Haifa, Oct 2 - Sergio Castellitto and Margaret Mazzantiniare in Israel to present their film "You Can't Save YourselfAlone" at the Haifa International Film Festival. The screeningof the film, based on a novel by Ms Mazzantini and directed byher husband Mr Castellitto, was attended by Italian AmbassadorFrancesco Maria Talo' and the mayor of Haifa, Yona Yahav. Itwas organised with the Italian Cultural Institute. The coupleare are well known and popular in Israel and after the filmthey answered a series of questions from an interestedaudience. Italy had eight other films showing

(AGI) Haifa, Oct 2 - Sergio Castellitto and Margaret Mazzantiniare in Israel to present their film "You Can't Save YourselfAlone" at the Haifa International Film Festival. The screeningof the film, based on a novel by Ms Mazzantini and directed byher husband Mr Castellitto, was attended by Italian AmbassadorFrancesco Maria Talo' and the mayor of Haifa, Yona Yahav. Itwas organised with the Italian Cultural Institute. The coupleare are well known and popular in Israel and after the filmthey answered a series of questions from an interestedaudience. Italy had eight other films showing at thefestival: "Meraviglioso Boccaccio" by Paolo and VittorioTaviani, "Anime nere" by Francesco Munzi, "Vergine giurata" byLaura Bispuri, "Il racconto dei racconti" by Matteo Garrone,"Sangue del mio sangue" by Marco Bellocchio and "Antonia" byFerdinando Cito Filomarino. Two classics of Italian cinema werealso being shown but not as part of the competition: "Rocco e isuoi fratelli" by Luchino Visconti and "Amarcord" by FedericoFellini. (AGI) . .