Chiddingly Festival and Heathfield’s Cuculo Deli proudly present Divertimento Italiano, an evening of Italian food and culture. Sample Cuculo Deli’s unique wine selection and some delicious antipasti prepared by Cuculo’s kitchen. Take a seat for your homemade portata principale (vegan and vegetarian options available) practise your Italian over a bespoke cocktail specially crafted for Divertimento Italiano and finally, enjoy the nostalgia of classic Italian cinema with our screening of Mediterraneo, before stumbling home to book a holiday in Tuscany. And why not? Mediterraneo (1991) Director: Gabriele Salvatores Writer: Enzo Monteleone In WW2, an Italian Army unit of misfits occupies an isolated non-strategic Greek Island for the duration of the war. Perhaps being abandoned there won’t be as bad as it seems...?
Comedy in Italian with English subtitles. Cert 15 Oscar Winner 1992 Academy Awards, Best Foreign Language Film (Italy) “Gently amusing comedy with spectacular scenery...” Empire Magazine