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The Mafia on Film

Rosemary Coxon | 2021 | 120 MINS
Illustrated Talk - Studio

“An offer you cannot refuse.”
A two part talk, from Rosemary Coxon, head of the cinema education team, with a close look at a supposedly non-existent criminal fraternity, using documentary film, readings and classic movies.

In Detail


We look at the rise of the Sicilian Mafia - with much documentary footage and readings – their rise, the attempts to quell them, their leaders and the role of the Sicilian police force and judges.
Suggested reading: 'Excellent Cadavers' - Alexander Stille.
Fri 26 Nov - 14:00 - In the Studio

Session 2

The Mafia on Film
We look at the Godfather trilogy – its making and influence, “The Firm” with Tom Cruise and many other film clips.
Fri 3rd Dec - 14:00 - In the Studio

All welcome – but please no horses’ heads please!

Tickets £6.50 (Friends / Under 25's - £5)

Or £11 for both (Friends / Under 25's - £8)