Thursday Cinema
L'Odissea [Homer's Odyssey]

Salt Galata

November 10, 2016 19.00

Lodissea 1911 <i>L'Odissea</i> [Homeros'un Büyük Destanı] (1911) filminden bir kare
©Fondazione Cineteca Italiana
Still from L'Odissea [Homer'S Odyssey] (1911) ©Fondazione Cineteca Italiana
SALT Galata, Auditorium

L’Odissea [Homer’s Odyssey] (1911)
Director: Francesco Bertolini
37 minutes
Silent film

One of the world’s most renowned adventure stories to have been told and retold throughout the centuries, Italian director Francesco Bertolini’s silent film is the first on screen depiction adapted from Homer’s Odyssey in 1911. This classic and historical project was developed for screen in the context of the world’s fair Turin International, and in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Italian Unification.

Thursday Cinema is supported by Garanti Mortgage. Program is free. Reservations are not accepted.