Programme 2014

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Saturday, 20 September

State Archives of Lucca, Exhibition Space (Archivio di Stato di Lucca)

DD2A1605_aplati7 p.m.

Opening of the Exhibition



Photographs, Litographs and video

Free admission



Tuesday, 23 September (festival off)

Cinema Centrale

9 p.m.

Film: “La memoria degli ultimi”

Italia, 2013, 75′, col.

Followed by a debate with Director Samuele Rossi


David-Lynch---Self-Portrait-High-ResSunday, 28 September

Auditorium of S. Micheletto

5:30 p.m.

Conference: “Trascendental Meditation: Consciousness in Art and in Economy”

Panelists: David Lynch, Professor John Hagelin (President of the David Lynch Foundation) and Pietro Pietrini, University of Pisa

Moderator: Prof. Fabio Pammoli of IMT Lucca

Free admission


Oratorio of San Franceschetto

8 p.m.

Inauguration of  “XXIV waver for solo piano, to David Lynch” by Massimo Salotti

Audiovisual interactive installation dedicated to David Lynch

Artistic Commission and Theatrical Design by Keane

Tridimensional QR Code Production by Alessandro Stefani

Live Video Performance by Luca Leggero

Free admission


Church of San Francesco

9 p.m.

Concert: Selection of David Lynch’s soundtracks

Welcome by David Lynch

Performed by the Orchestra of the Conservatory L. Boccherini

Conductor: Maestro Gianpaolo Mazzoli

Free admission



Monday, 29 September

Auditorium of S. Micheletto

10 a.m.

Lecture: Conversation on Cinema with David Lynch

Moderators: Nicola Borrelli and Alessandro Romanini

Presentation of the project “Lucca Virtual Film Festival”

Designed and created by Lucca Film Festival and by the edMondo project of the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research – the National Institute of Documentation, Innovation and Educational Research

Free admission

5.15 p.m.

Film: The Elephant Man

David Lynch, UK / USA, 1980, 123′, b/w

Free admission

7.15 p.m.

Short films by David Lynch:


David Lynch, USA, 2002, 35′, b/w

The Amputee

David Lynch, USA, 1974, 5′, b/w

Lumière: Premonitions Following an Evil Deed

David Lynch, France, 1995, 55”, b/w

Free admission

Cinema Centrale

3 p.m.

Film: Blue Velvet

David Lynch, USA, 1986, 120’, col.

Prof. Roy Menarini introduces the film

5 p.m.

Film: Zardoz

John Boorman, UK, 1974, 105′, col.

National Anthem - Lana del Rey (3)7 p.m.

Music video selection:

From MTV to YouTube: video clips in the new millennium – part 1  



Cinema Moderno

9 p.m.

Tribute: David Lynch receives the Lifetime Achievement Award

Professor Roy Menarini introduces the evening

Short films by David Lynch:

Absurda (Scissors)

Italian Première, restored version

David Lynch, USA/France, 2007, 2’30’’, col.

The Alphabet

Italian Première, restored version

David Lynch, United States, 1968, 4’, col.

Six Figures Getting Sick (Six Times)

Italian Première, restored version

David Lynch, Stati Uniti, 1966, 5’, col.

9.30 p.m.

Mulholland Drive

David Lynch, USA/France, 2001, 147’, col.



Tuesday, 30 September

Auditorium of the Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca

10 a.m.

Lecture: Cinema & Music

with musician Andrea Fascetti

Free admission


Auditorium of S. Micheletto

10 a.m.

Film: “Educazione affettiva” – Federico Bondi

ItalY, 2013, 50′, col.

Conversation with director Federico Bondi at the end of the screening

Free admission

3 p.m. 

Words # Utopia-Interview with David Lynch

Donatello Fumarola, Alberto Momo, Italy, 2006, 47′, col

Free admission

4 p.m.

Film: Dune

David Lynch, United States, 1984, 137′, col.

Free admission

6.30 p.m.

Film: Hope and Glory

John Boorman, UK/USAi, 1987, 113′, col.

Free admission

9.30 p.m.

Film: Rua Aperana 52

Brazilian director Júlio Bressane presents his fim 

Moderator film critic Roberto Turigliatto

Júlio Bressane, Brazil, 2012, 80′, col.

Free admission


Cinema Centrale

3 p.m.

Film: A Erva do Rato

Júlio Bressane, Brazil, 2008, 82’, col.

4.30 p.m.

Film: Point Blank

John Boorman, USA, 1967, 92′, col.

6.30 p.m.

Book presentation: Il videoclip nell’era di You Tube – Cento videomaker del terzo millennio by Sangiorgio Giulio and Luca Pacilio. (Videoclips in the age of You Tube – One hundred videomakers of the third millennium)

Edizioni Bietti

Followed by Music video selection:

From MTV to YouTube: video clips in the new millennium – part 2

9 p.m.

Talk: Luca Pacilio introduces Bruno “Mezzacapa” D’Elia

Followed by Music video selection:

From MTV to YouTube: video clips in the new millennium – part 3

11 p.m.

Film: Wild at Heart

David Lynch, USA, 1990, 124’, col.



Wednesday, 1 October

Auditorium of the Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca

10 a.m.

Film: “La memoria degli ultimi”

Italy, 2013, 75′, col.

Conversation with director Samuele Rossi and with partisan Giorgio Vecchiani at the end of the screening

Free admission


Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca

(free admission)

4 p.m.

Film: Inland Empire

David Lynch, United States, Poland/France, 2006, 172′, col.

In Collaboration with Cineforum Ezechiele 25,17

9.30 p.m.

Film: The Secrets of Twin Peaks: Pilot Episode – North-West Passage

National première, remastered version

David Lynch, USA, 1990, 94′,col.


Cinema Centrale

3 p.m.

Film: Excalibur

John Boorman, United States/United Kingdom, 1981, 140′, col.

5.15 p.m.

Internation Short Film Contest- First Group

6.45 p.m.

Film: Noche de Vino Tinto

Presented by film critic Valerio Carando - Italian Première

José María Nunes, Spagna, 1966, 98′, b/w

9 p.m.

Film: Educação Sentimental - Italian Première

Júlio Bressane, Brazil, 2013, 84′, col.

Brazilian director Júlio Bressane presents his film

Moderators film critic Roberto Turigliatto and Donatello Fumarola

11 p.m.

Film: Deliverance

John Boorman, United States, 1972, 109′, col.


Auditorium of San Micheletto

3 p.m.

Words # Utopia – Interview with Julio Bressane

Donatello Fumarola, Alberto Momo, Italy, 2001, 51′, col.

Free admission

4 p.m.

Film: The Hawks and the Sparrows

Pier Paolo Pasolini, Italy /France, 1966, 101′, b/w

7 p.m.

Film: Industrial Symphony No.1: The Dream of the Broken Hearted

David Lynch, USA, 1990, 50’, col.


Libreria Baroni – Via San Frediano 26

5.30 p.m.

Book Presentation: Julio Bressane presents “Dislimite” (CaratteriMobili, 2014). 

Panelists: Julio Bressane, Donatello Fumarola, Lorenzo Esposito, Clara Patella, Roberto Turigliatto.


Thursday, 2 October

Auditorium of San Micheletto

10 a.m.

Lecture: Conversation on Cinema with John Boorman

Moderators: Stefano Giorgi, Nicolas Condemi, Federico Salvetti

Free admission 

4 p.m.

Film: O batuque dos astros

Júlio Bressane, Brazil, 2012, 74 ‘, col.

Introduced by Donatello Fumarola

Free admission

9.30 p.m.

Film: The Grandmother

David Lynch, USA, 1970, 33′, col.

Free admission

10 p.m.

Film: Fire Walk with Me

David Lynch, USA, 1992, 130 ‘, col. 

Free admission


Auditorium of the Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca

10 a.m.

Documentary: Sign with me

Italy 2013, 50 ‘, col.

Conversation with directors Silvia Bencivelli, Chiara Tarfano and sign language interpreter

Free admission


Cinema Centrale

3 p.m.

Film: The Straight Story

David Lynch, United States / Canada, 1999, 112 ‘, col.

5 p.m.

International Short film contest –  second group

ME AND ME DAD Questa da mettere6 p.m.

Film: Me and Me Dad

Katrine Boorman, UK/Ireland, 2012, 67′, col.

Presentation by filmmakers Katrine Boorman and John Boorman

8.30 p.m.

Tribute to Pier Paolo Pasolini  

In collaboration with The Circolo del Cinema di Lucca

Film: The Gospel according to St. Matthew 

Pier Paolo Pasolini, Italy / France, 1964, 137 ‘, b / w

Introduction by film critic Valerio Carando

Ver Viver Reviver10.30 p.m.

Film: Ver, Viver, Reviver 

Julio Bressane, Brazil, 2007, 29 ‘, col. 

Passagem Ferrara 

Julio Bressane, Italy-Brazil, 2007, 13 ‘, col. 



Friday, 3 October

San Micheletto, Affresco Room

10 a.m.

Lecture: Conversation on Cinema with Julio Bressane

Moderators: Alessandro De Francesco, Donatello Fumarola

Free admission


Cinema Centrale

3 p.m.

Film: Lost Highway 

David Lynch, USA / France, 1997, 135 ‘, col. 

5.15 p.m.

International Short Film Contest – third group

6.30 p.m.

Film: Cleopatra 

Júlio Bressane, Brazil, 2007, 116 ‘, col.

Director Julio Bressane introduces his film

9 p.m.

International Short Film Contest Award Ceremony 2014

Sergei Sviatchenko, winner of the 2013 edition, awards the prize

9.15 p.m.

Tribute: John Boorman receives the Lifetime Achievement Award

Enrico Ghezzi introduces the evening

Film: Queen and Country 

John Boorman. UK, 2014, 114 ‘, col.

11.30 p.m.

Film: Eraserhead

David Lynch, United States 1977, 89 ‘, b / w



Saturday, 4 October

Lucca Effetto Cinema – Night

An event organized by the Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca and by the City of Lucca.
Creation and coordination: Lucca Film Festival, Odu movies and Rifo (Home Staging & Interior). Concept and artistic direction: Stefano Giuntini and Cristina Puccinelli. evento organizzato da Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca e Comune di Lucca.



All screenings are in original language with Italian subtitles (except for Italian films)

David Lynch at the 10th Lucca Film Festival

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Two exhibits, a series of encounters and a conference on meditation, art and economy scheduled

The complete retrospective of the American Director’s films from September 28th to October 3rd, 2014

Directors John Boorman and Julio Bressane among the special guests.

Actor Enrique Irazoqui (Pasolini’s Jesus Christ) also attending.

In a National premiere, the exhibit showcases 60 photographs and lithographs by David Lynch, present in Lucca


Director David Lynch, the American screenwriter, producer, painter, musician and writer, will be the guest of honor of the 10th edition of the Lucca Film Festival, the international film festival that will be held in the Tuscan town from September 28 to October 3, 2014. As of this year, the Festival directed by Nicola Borrelli has become one of the flagship events among those organized and sponsored by the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Lucca. The Lucca Film Festival also enjoys the support of Banca Generali, the Region of Tuscany, the City of Lucca, the Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca, with the collaboration of the Province of Lucca.


The Festival

The tenth edition will host David Lynch and focus on his artistic journey that weaves together cinema, art, music and studies on Transcendental Meditation. This is Lynch’s first visit to Tuscany and the American director will be staying in Lucca from the 27th to the 30th of September.

Chi siamo

Il Lucca Film Festival, organizzato dalla Associazione Vi(s)ta Nova, nasce dalla volontà di proporre un nuovo approccio al cinema fatto di sguardi sempre nuovi che vedono tutto ogni volta come per la prima volta,promuovendo una cultura cinematografica dalla pluralità di sguardi, stili, prospettive: una cultura che non sia soltanto semplice visione tradizionale di un tessuto narrativo, ma esperienza sensoriale ed intellettuale. Affrontando gli apparenti contrasti tra cinema d’essai, sperimentale e mainstream nella più ampia categoria dell’opera d’arte... Continua


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