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Summerfilm: Cinema arts workshops for ages 11-18 at San Raphael

SUMMERFILM REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Please check back here for details. Questions? education@cafilm.org  –  More info? http://cfieducation.cafilm.org/summerfilm/   BEHIND THE SCENES JULY 22-26   |   10:00AM-4:00PM   |   AGES 14-18   |   $500 GET AN INSIDE LOOK AT THE FILM INDUSTRY FROM THE PROS We hear a lot about directors, actors and producers, but […]

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Discover Ugo Tognazzi

Join us this Saturday at the Castro! For our 9th program at the Castro Theatre, we are proud to present Italian icon Ugo Tognazzi. As an actor, director and screenwriter, Tognazzi performed in over 150 films in the Golden Age of Italian Cinema. Together with Vittorio Gassman, Marcello Mastroianni, Alberto Sordi and NinoManfredi, Ugo Tognazzi invented and popularized the commedia all’italiana, a genre mixingcomedy and melancholy that swept the […]

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Cinema workshop on Italian Director Giuseppe Tornatore at LA is this Saturday, April 6th

Cinema Workshop: Italian DirectorsGiuseppe TornatoreBurbank – Saturday, April 62:30 pm to 4:00 pm$45Additional $5 off with Promo code PROMO05 During this cinema workshop, participants will watch clips from the best movies directed by famous Italian director Giuseppe Tornatore. The presenter will guide you through a discussion before and after each clip highlighting specific aspects of […]

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XVIII Premio Internazionale Flaiano di Italianistica

Nell’ambito della 46°edizione dei Premi Internazionali Flaiano, sezione letteraria, è bandito per il 2019 il 18° Premio Internazionale di italianistica “La cultura italiana nel mondo”. Si allega il bando con tutte le informazioni per partecipare.

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New Italian Cinema – San Francisco Italian Film Festival 2018

NOVEMBER 30 – DECEMBER 2, 2018 | VOGUE THEATRE SAN FRANCISCO ITALIAN FILM FESTIVAL The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco (Istituto Italiano di Cultura) and New Italian Cinema Events (N.I.C.E.) of Florence, with the support of the Italian Consulate General in San Francisco, Italy present New Italian Cinema, November 30 – December 2, 2018. […]

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Italian “The Harvest” at 8^ San Francisco Green Film Festival

GREEN FILM FESTIVAL returns for 8th year with a week of new environmental films, discussions, and special events that spark green ideas and connections.   Watch Italian film “The Harvest” next Friday September 7th, 7:30 pm at Cowell Theatre And following the screening, join them to celebrate with an unforgettable dance party with special live performance by Non […]

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Kid’s Italian Language Video Contest 2018

      In honor of Italian Language Week, Fondazione Italia, in collaboration with the Italian Consulate General in Los Angeles, has launched the second annual Italian Language Kids Video Contest! The Week of the Italian Language in the World is an event promoted yearly by the cultural and diplomatic network in the third week of October. […]

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Italian film festival at the Italian Center, Carmichael

Friday, May 18, 2018 8:00 pm •  Admission $15 at the Italian Center, 6821 Fair Oaks Blvd., Carmichael  FRIDAY NIGHT ITALIAN FILM FESTIVAL: “UN BACIO” (One Kiss) Three teenager friends – two boys and a girl – who are not accepted by their peers are coming of age as they deal with the all too prevalent problem […]

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Tiburon International Film Festival: a tribute to Pier Paolo Pasolini

Tickets on Sale Now A Tribute to Pier Paolo Pasolini Tiburon International Film Festival proudly is holding a tribute in honor of the great Italian poet, and filmmaker, Pier Paolo Pasolini, one of the most talented, controversial, intelligent, and daring filmmakers of his generation. We salute Pasolini and pay our homage with a new documentary […]

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First Annual Italian Language Kids Video Contest winners announced!

      In honor of Italian Language Week, Fondazione Italia, in collaboration with the Italian Consulate General in Los Angeles, launched the first annual Italian Language Kids Video Contest. They received many submissions across all age groups, and are very pleased to announce the winners and show you their videos! Valentina & Francesca Masoni and […]