‘Il Increase!’ And ‘Rumble’ — Berkeleyside

Footnote: Il Boom!
Whatever the reason for its long-delayed release, this much is clear: Il Boom!
Beginning on Friday, September 1st at 6:30 p.m. and continuing with four additional screenings throughout the month, PFA will be hosting Vittorio de Sica’s Il Boom!, a 1963 comedy that astonishingly – unbelievably!
Sordi pays Giovanni Alberti, an Italian businessman whose efforts to take advantage of the country’s post-war economic boom have left him deeply in debt.
Films rarely make their initial theatrical run at the Pacific Film Archive, but this coming weekend marks one of these exceptional occasions.

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