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Lucca Film Festival Europa Cinema celebrates and promotes film culture in an expanded and multidisciplinary dimension with a format that is unique in the panorama of European festivals, with a bold but carefully designed programme that ranges from experimental to traditional films.

Every year the festival offers dozens of films and previews with live production of original, choral, scenographic and immersive events, accompanied by a programme of exhibitions, competitions, masterclasses, themed guided tours, even diffuse and virtual meetings with great guests, and programmes for children.

In the 2021 edition Tribute to Nino Manfredi and Aleksandr Sokurov and the first film competition on Twitch.

for the tribute to Russian director Aleksandr Sukorov, scheduled today

Friday 1st October
15:00 - Auditorium Fondazione BdM
Toro - by A. Sokurov (Russia 2001)
21:00 - Auditorium Fondazione BdM
The Sun - by A. Sokurov (Russia 2005)

saturday 2 october
9:00 p.m. - Cinema Astra
Award to Russian director Aleksandr Sokurov
followed by the screening of the film Mother and Child by A. Sokurov (Russia Germany 1997)

Sunday 3 October
3:00 p.m. - Auditorium Fondazione BdM
Francophonie - by A. Sokurov (France/Germany/Netherlands 1997)
9:00 p.m. - Central Cinema
Evening Sacrifice by A. Sokurov (Russia 1997). Introduction by the director.
Follow: Russian Ark by A. Sokurov (Russia/Germany 2002)

Monday 4 October
3:00 p.m. - Auditorium san Micheletto
Father and Son by A. Sokurov (Russia/Germany/Italy/Netherlands/France 2003)

Tuesday 5 October
6:00 p.m. - Auditorium san Micheletto
Moloch by A. Sokurov (Russia/Germany 1999)

wednesday 6 october
3:00 p.m. - Auditorium san Micheletto
The Solitary Voice of Man by A. Sokurov (USSR 1978)
9:00 p.m. - Auditorium san Micheletto
Alexandra by A. Sokurov (USSR 2007)

thursday 7 october
6:00 p.m. - Auditorium san Micheletto
The Stone - by A. Sokurov (Russia 1992)
21:00 Central Cinema
Faust - by A. Sokurov (Russia 2011)

friday 8 october
3:00 p.m. - Auditorium san Micheletto
Elegy of Life by A. Sokurov (Russia 2006)
9:00 p.m. - Auditorium san Micheletto
Muscovite Elegy by A. Sokurov (USSR 1987)
Soviet Elegy by A. Sokurov (USSR 1989)

Saturday 9 October
3:00 p.m. - Auditorium san Micheletto
Subdued pages by A. Sokurov (Russia/Germany 1994)

All festival events are free of charge subject to booking up to 2 hours before the event and subject to availability.

For info and reservations:

Complete programme on the official festival website

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October 1 / 10, 2021
Start / End Time
various sites
Free admission

Lucca Film Festival
via delle Tagliate II°, traversa I°, n 64 - Lucca