Special Programs
12/4 Tue 18:20-

France, Germany, Italy, UK |2001|126min
Director: Benoît Jacquot
Cast:Angela Gheorghiu, Roberto Alagna, Ruggero Raimondi
Language: Italian


Film adaptation of Giacomo Puccini's opera set in Rome, during the battle of Marengo in 1800. The famous painter Mario Caradossi hides a political fugitive Angelotti who has recently escaped from the Castel Sant'Angelo, and is suspected by the baron Scarpia, the minister of pontifical police. He tricks the beautiful opera singer Floria Tosca into betraying her lover Mario with tragic consequences…