SACI Film Night: I Cento Passi

Spring 2016

Tuesday, February 16, 7:45 pm - Film shown in SACI’s Clayton Hubbs Lecture Hall (Palazzo dei Cartelloni): I cento passi [The 100 Steps] (2000, 1 hour 44 minutes), directed by Marco Tulio Giordana.

I Cento Passi (English: One Hundred Steps or The Hundred Steps) is an Italian film released in 2000, directed by Marco Tullio Giordana about the life of Giuseppe “Peppino” Impastato, a political activist who opposed the Mafia in Sicily. The story takes place in the small town of Cinisi in the province of Palermo, the home town of the Impastato family. One hundred steps was the number of steps it took to get from the Impastato house to the house of the Mafia boss Tano Badalamenti.