Thursday, August 20
5:00 pm Pacific

 

Teicholz Holocaust Remembrance Film Series

 

LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL

 

 

Life is Beautiful (1997) won Academy Awards for Best Actor (Roberto Benigni), Best Foreign Language Film and Best Music (Original Dramatic Score). Directed, co-written by and starring Roberto Benigni, the film tells the story of a Jewish librarian who uses his humor and imagination to shield his son from the horrors of internment in a Nazi concentration camp. 

WATCH THE FILM any time before 5:00 pm on August 20. The film is available on HBO NowHBO on Amazon, DirectTV, and YouTube.

JOIN THE ZOOM WEBINAR at 5:00 pm on August 20 for a live discussion about the film with Andrea Malaguti, Associate Professor of Italian and Film Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, moderated by award-winning journalist and author Tom Teicholz.

This event is part of the Teicholz Holocaust Remembrance Film Series, presented in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles.

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