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A film by Nanni Moretti “Habemus Papam”

Cinema Splendid Palace offers for its visitors a film by Nanni Moretti “Habemus Papam” (We have a Pope) (2010). Habemus Papam was in Competition at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival, was presented at 2011 XXI Riga International Film Festival „Arsenals” and elswhere in the world.

Directed by: Nanni Moretti
Starring: Michel Piccoli, Nanni Moretti

On the death of the Pope, the conclave gathers in Rome to elect a successor. Cardinal Melville (Michel Piccoli) is elected, but after he accepts his office, the new Pope is seized by panic and refuses to greet the crowd gathered in St Peter’s Square. According to the laws of the Church, conclave continues until the Pope appears before the people, but, while on a visit to a psychoanalyst, His Holiness runs away, throwing the Holy See into chaos.


Italian with latvian and russian subtitles.

Ticket Price: 3.00 Ls, with ISIC card - 2.50 Ls. Mondays coming together with a friend - 1.50 Ls (for each). Tuesdays - 1.50 Ls (excluding public holidays and the premiere).


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