New Authors of Italian Cinema
Io sono Li (Shun Li and the Poet)
Nov 30, 2012
International House Philadelphia
3701 Chestnut Street
dir. Andrea Segre, 2011, 96mins
Presenter: Alessandra Mirra
The romantic and difficult friendship between a young Chinese woman and a Slavic fisherman on an island in the Venetian lagoon. Relying more on poetry than on reality, they try to rescue each other in a dream-like salvation.