Cannes films come to Rome

From 10-16 June, cinema buffs in Rome can enjoy a selection of 20 films screened recently at the 67th Cannes Film Festival in France.

The 18th edition of the Le Vie del Cinema da Cannes a Roma is held in four Roman cinemas and will feature a selection of the best movies from Cannes.

Highlights include Winter Sleep by Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan; Mommy by young Canadian director Xavier Dolan; Jimmy's Hall by veteran British director Ken Loach; and a restored version of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre on its 40th anniversary.

All films are screened in their original language version with Italian subtitles. Full-price tickets cost €7, while university students and those over 60 pay €6.

For details see website.

Cinema Alcazar, Via Merry del Val 14, tel. 065880099.

Cinema Eden, Piazza Cola di Rienzo 74/76, tel. 063612449.

Cinema Greenwich, Via G.B. Bodoni 59, tel. 065745825.

Cinema Quattro Fontane, Via Quattro Fontane 23, tel. 064874660.