The Garden of the Finzi-Continis, released in 1970, is a classic film about an Italian-Jewish family at the onset of World War II. Directed by Vittorio De Sica and based on the historical novel by Giorgio Bassani, the motion picture won the 1972 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
A half-century after its release and Oscar win, join the Museum for a special screening and discussion about The Garden of the Finzi-Continis.
A private screening link for the film will be made available for a period of 48 hours, on Wednesday, February 10 and Thursday, February 11, to everyone registered for this program. Then, tune in on February 11 at 2 PM EST for an in-depth discussion about the film and its legacy.