Busseto Festival Guareschi 2019

01/11/2019 - 08/12/2019

Busseto Festival Guareschi 2019

Second Edition of Busseto Festival Guareschi 2019 - "Don Camillo e Peppone"
Cinema, Theatre and Trattorias from 9 November to 8 December 2019

The Festival program proposes the Film "Don Camillo e i giovani d'oggi" and other not famouse, but important film for understand the Guareschi's poetics; this film are taken from novels screened by himself or rivisited later. The showings will be introduced by critics, intellectuals, insitutional figures, journalists with the passion for the "Little World".
The entry is free, but the reservation is suggested, calling +39 0524 92487 or by email info@bussetolive.com

During the entire Festival, in the "Sala dell'Accademia" of Busseto City the exhibition "Route 77 - on bike along the Emilian land" can be visited. This exhibition was created by Egidio Bandini, a journalist and essayist, Festival director and President of Giovannino Guareschi's Friends Group. The exposition reconstructs the tour which was done by Guareschi on bike in 1941 from Piacenza to Rimini and it was an immersion in the "Little World" of his caracters.

During the 4 Saturdays in November (9,16,23,30) will be possibile to partecipate to a guided tour in the "Casa Archivio Guareschi" in Roncole Verdi (very close to Busseto), where Guareschi has been lived for a long time and which represents a sort of temple about Guereschi's memory. The guide of this historical, cultural tour will be Alberto Guareschi, Scriptor's son.

In addition, during Novmeber all the Trattorias in the Bassa Parmense, parallel to the "November Porc" Festival, will dedicate to the event a special menù which would certainly have arranged for Don Camillo and Peppone.

Busset Festival Guareschi is a real journey experience between culture, tourism and gastronomy. An experience for valorizing the Emilian land excellences. 

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