WI/IL Two Short Slot
Sun Feb 26, 2017 – 12:00 pm | La Casa Grande
Lobster fra Diavolo
Directed by Oriana Oppice
United States | 14 min | 2015
It’s the holidays and Nonna plans to serve the lobster as part of the Feast of the Seven Fishes. Angela, Nonna’s granddaughter, is vegan and doesn’t approve of Nonna’s plans. For that matter, neither does the lobster.
Director, Producer, Writer
Oriana Oppice was born in Italy and raised in the United States (she is a citizen of both). “Lobster fra Diavolo” is her first film as solo director and producer. After school at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, she moved to Los Angeles and began her acting career. Her first film she co-directed — “Camp Belvidere” — has been selected at numerous festivals around the world and has won for Best Directing and Best Film, among others. Oriana has appeared in many TV shows, including Medium, Person of Interest, and House of Cards. She also has a Masters in International Law from the University of Chicago and enjoys playing piano and viola.