Cinema and Photography

Pasolini at BAMPFA, Berkeley from Oct 22 through Nov 27

This retrospective of Pasolini features many 35mm prints provided by Cinecittà, as well as two digitally restored 4K DCPs provided by Cinecittà in partnership with Cineteca di Bologna.  WHERE: Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA)2155 Center St, Berkeley, CA 94720 PROGRAM Saturday, October 22 7PM | Saturday, November 26 7PMAccattoneItlay, 1961, New 4K […]

Cinema and Photography

Film festival: homage to Pasolini – Sept 10th at The Castro

Revel in the passion of Pier Paolo Pasolini, who pushed the boundaries of politics, art and sexuality. Five classic films will unspool September 10, the 100th anniversary of Pasolini’s birth. The retrospective will feature a special screening of Pasolini’s Medea starring soprano Maria Callas, and, in celebration of the joint centenaries of San Francisco Opera […]

Italian Language and Literature

Pier Paolo Pasolini corsaire: a zoom presentation with Marco Belpoliti – Sep 1st

On the centenary of his birth, the book Pasolini e il suo doppio (Pasolini and His Double), written by the philosopher Marco Belpoliti, offers a new portrait of Pier Paolo Pasolini. A new collection of Belpoliti’s most important writing on Pasolini, the book follows his artistic and personal journey beginning in the 1960s, when he moved away […]

Cinema and Photography Italian Language and Literature

“Caro Pier Paolo” with the author, DACIA MARAINI – Apr 25

The Leonardo da Vinci Society, Museo Italo Americano,  and the Italian Cultural Institute are proud to present: PASOLINI 100 YEARS OLD, MARAINI RELIVES IN LETTERS, ESSAYS and POEMS Presented and commented on webinar from Italy by the author, DACIA MARAINI. Unique and unrepeatable in his artistic, human and prophetic journey, Pier Pasolini, born on March 5, […]