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.
Celebrating its 22nd year in San Francisco, this annual presentation of dynamic cinema will bring Italy’s newest directors and the country’s veteran filmmakers to Bay Area audiences, who will have an opportunity to experience the richness of Italy’s cinematic treasures.
Six dramatic features by up-and-coming directors—four of whom will be in attendance—are featured in the City of Florence Award competition. The City of Florence Award, which honors a first or second feature by an Italian director, will be decided by audience ballot at the festival. In addition to the six features in competition, New Italian Cinema will showcase dramatic films by veteran Italian directors, along with award-winning documentaries. New Italian Cinema continues its collaboration with Italy’s prestigious documentary festival, Festival dei Popoli, and will feature two of its award winning documentaries.
Karen and John Diefenbach
|Special Thanks To:||Angela Alioto||Paola Tonelli|