A DRAMA film called Happy as Lazzaro comes to the screen at the Bahrain Cinema Club in Juffair tonight.
The storyline follows Lazzaro, a young peasant who is so good that he is often mistaken for simple-minded, and Tancredi, a young nobleman who is cursed by his imagination.
Life in their isolated pastoral village of Inviolata is dominated by the terrible Marchesa Alfonsina de Luna, the queen of cigarettes. A loyal bond is sealed when Tancredi asks Lazzaro to help him orchestrate his own kidnapping
and this strange and improbable alliance is a revelation for Lazzaro. The film won the award for Best Screenplay at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for the Golden Palm.
The screening will start at 7pm and for more information call 39682323.