The June Club Indigo film is the 1948 Italian classic The Bicycle Thief.
This movie had tremendous influence on the development of Italian neorealist cinema and is considered one of the best films ever made. The simple but riveting story centers on the desperate search of an impoverished Roman bill poster for the man who stole his much-needed bicycle.
The movie will be preceded at 6:00 pm by an Italian buffet at from Chef Cormack Ronan at the Irish Times. The menu will include:
– Baked Chicken Florentine
– Tilapia Italiano
– Italian Roasted Vegetables
– Pasta with Marinara sauce
– Fresh Baked Garlic Bread
– Fresh Caesar Salad
– Tiramisu for Dessert
Tickets for the dinner and film are $21.00, and should be purchased through the Calumet Theatre box office by close of business on Thursday. Tickets to see just the film at 7:15 are $6.00, and will be available at the door.