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Cinema Under the Stars in the Emperor’s Castle - Thursday 5 September 9.30pm

Boy Erased - Vite Cancellate. Directed by Joel Edgerton, with Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman, Joel Edgerton, Russell Crowe, Flea, Joe Alwyn.

As part of the PratoEstate 2019 summer programme, Monash students, visitors and the local community are invited to attend a special open-air screening of the 2018 Australian film Boy Erased on Thursday 5 September 2019 at 9.30pm. 

The film tells the story of Jared, growing up in a small-town Baptist family.  After being outed gay to his family, the film follows his struggles and pressure to attend conversion therapy, and his journey to self-acceptance.

The film will be shown against the spectacular backdrop of Prato’s 13th century castle, the Castello dell’Imperatore, located within the historic centre of the city. 

Discounted tickets for €5 will be available to Monash guests upon presentation of your Monash card at the castle entrance. The film will be screened in original language, with Italian subtitles.