In Northern Italy in 1983, seventeen year-old Elio begins a relationship with visiting Oliver, his father's research assistant, with whom he bonds over his emerging sexuality, their Jewish heritage, and the beguiling Italian landscape.
BBFC: Contains strong sex
Elio is 17 and spending the summer in the north of Italy. Oliver is an American scholar working as an intern for Elio’s father, a professor of Greco-Roman culture. As Elio and Oliver get to know each other under the glorious Italian sun, they experience an awakening of desire during a summer that will change their lives forever.
*Please note the screening on Sun 14 Jan at 7.45pm will be in the Playhouse Studio.