Category: Cinema and Theatres

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May of Monuments Festival in Naples

image-maggio-dei-monumentiUnfortunately, they are a lot of prejudices in Italy and Europe against Naples and its inhabitants which is often mentioned in the news as a violent and dirty city, house of a powerful mob.

Who has never walked through the streets of Naples shouldn’t stop to these preconceptions and try to discover the wonders of this thousand-year old city.

The May of Monuments Festival offers the opportunity to discover true treasures safeguarded there. The festival reaches this year its 20th edition with the theme “Neapolitan stories and legends” taken from a book by the philosopher and writer Benedetto Croce who Naples was the adoptive city.

Reality is more exciting than fiction: 54th Festival dei Popoli in Florence

The Festival dei Popoli Association is engaged from over 50 years in the field of human sciences and aims to promote the study of social documentation.

Born in 1959, the main activity of the Association is to organize the most important international documentary film festival in Italy.

Together with the organization of the Festival, the association carries on the activity of preservation and digitalization of its archives over the organization of training activities and workshops for film-makers and

Rome Film Festival is coming back!

The 8th Rome Film Festival is finally going to start at the Parco della Musica Auditorium in Rome from November, 8th to 17th 2013.

All the halls of the Auditorium will host several screenings, exhibitions, conferences and debates.

Next to the Auditorium, the Cinema Village will be set for the event with stands and halls.

Also the Via Veneto area (symbol of Italian cinema) will be involved during the days of the event: the street will host the film screenings at the Bernini Bristol Hotel, the Barberini Multisala and the Rome International Film Market.

The conferences will take place at Casa del Cinema, Villa Borghese and Maxxi, while the meetings will take place at the AuditoriumArte.

26th Intercity Festival in Florence: Theatre, Music, Art and much more until October, 31st

The Intercity Festival has come back to Florence for its 26th edition.

Until 31st October, you will have the chance to enjoy live performances, theatre shows, cinema and photo exhibitions, literary readings, workshops and conferences in the beautiful cradle of Renaissance.

The festival, born in 1988, holds its meaning in the name, because the trains that quickly and directly linked two big cities in Italy were called “intercity”. So, the festival’s purpose is just to connect in the same way the city of Florence and Sesto Fiorentino with another big city in the world and to give the Italian audience an idea of how the show business is arranged

2013 edition of Torino Danza Festival

From 13th September and until 9th November 2013, the city of Turin will be the protagonist of a great event: 2013 edition of Torino Danza Festival.

On Thursday 21st November at 8 pm we remind you to watch the show by Valter Malosti, Maddalene (from Giotto to Bacon) at Vittoria Theatre of Turin.

On the publisher Franco Maria Ricci’s suggestion of writing a book about the personage of Magdalene in art history, Testori created a special and penetrating collection of poems: