November 14, 2019
Four friends, struggling to escape the men oppressing them in the sexist Italy of the early '80s, disguise themselves as men and rob a bank in this comedy based on a true story.
CLOSING NIGHT NIGHT FILM + PARTY
FILM: SIFF Cinema Uptown
PARTY: Osteria la Spiga (1429 12th Ave, Seattle)
- Non-Members: $14
- Members: $9
Film + Party:
Includes admission to the film, and entry to the Closing Night party at Osteria la Spiga.
- Non-Members: $25
- Members: $20
Underemployed Anna, abused Maria, and clashing sisters Chicca and Caterina are four friends struggling to make ends meet and escape their situations, and the men, oppressing them in a seaside town in the sexist Italy of the early '80s. Their solution: disguise themselves as men and rob a bank, which leads to life-changing events in this comedy based on a true story.
- Original Language Title: Brave ragazze
- Director: Michela Andreozzi
- Principal Cast: Ambra Angiolini, Ilenia Pastorelli, Serena Rossi, Silvia D'Amico, Luca Argentero, Stefania Sandrelli, Max Tortora, Michela Andreozzi, Fiorenza Tessari, Alberto Manni
- Country: Italy, Spain
- Year: 2019
- Running Time: 109 minutes
- Producer: Isabella Cocuzza, Arturo Paglia, Antonia Nava
- Screenplay: Michela Andreozzi, Alberto Manni
- Cinematographers: Tani Canevari
- Music: Maurizio Filardo
- Language: Italian
- Has Subtitles: Yes