Saturday, February 9th at 2:00 pm
This a drama directed by Luchino Visconti, starring Anna Magnani, Walter Chiari and Tina Apicella. Anna Magnani stars as a screen-struck mother, convinced that her daughter’s star potential is her ticket to a better life. Risking everything in pursuit of her dream, Maddalena (Magnani) finally arranges a screen test for her child only to realize the cruel reality beneath the shimmering veneer of the filmmaking industry.
$10 non-members/$5 members
The mission of the Garibaldi-Meucci Museum is to collect, preserve and exhibit material relating to the lives of inventor Antonio Meucci and legendary hero Giuseppe Garibaldi and to conduct cultural, artistic and educational programs and classes to promote the understanding of Italian-American heritage.