La Chimera

Tuscany, early 1980s. Arthur (a revelatory Josh O'Connor, 'The Crown') has just been released from a short stint in prison. During his earlier studies in the region, he fell in love with Beniamina, the daughter of an aging local aristocrat (Isabella Rossellini), but now she's gone. Arthur has fallen in love with the 'tombaroli', a rowdy crew of twenty-somethings who pretend to make their living as farmers and entertainers, but instead pilfer the area's ancient Etruscan tombs for earthenware and ornaments to sell on the black market, hoping to one day strike it rich...


Italian language, English subtitles.

Rating M
Genre Drama
Running Time 133
Language

Session times for the new cinema week, commencing each Thursday, will be released the Tuesday afternoon prior

New & Noteworthy
Closed Caption eNews Double Feature Sundays met Scented Cinema First Nations Acknowledgement