Italian Film Series • The Sicilian Girl

Series: Italian Film Series

The true story of 17-year-old Sicilian Rita Atria -- who broke the Sicilian Mafia's code of silence and risked death by agreeing to testify against the "family business" after both her father and brother were murdered.  The film focuses on Rita's internal struggle in coming to grips with the life she has always known and in walking the thin line between justice and revenge.  Directed by Marco Amenta and starring Veronica D'Agostino.   

In Italian with English subtitles. 

Rated R, 110 minutes, 2008

Watch the trailer from The Sicilian Girl below

 

Location

 
Williamsburg
Room: Theatre