The films of Turkish-born Italianate director Ferzan Ozpetek are to screen during a June 4-12 retrospective in Los Angeles.

Arranged by Cinecitta’ Luce, the UCLA Film & Television Archive and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura of Los Angeles, the retrospective will begin with a Los Angeles gala premiere of Ozpetek’s latest film, Loose Cannons (Mine Vaganti) at UCLA’s Billy Wilder Theater.

Ozpetek will be on hand to introduce both the premiere and the retrospective, which is a collaboration between the Italian Film Commission and the Italian and Turkish Consulates of Los Angeles. It is supported by the Italian Ministry of Culture - Film Department and has two key partners: Alberta Ferretti and Alitalia.

Full details on the UCLA Film & Television Archive web site.

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