The Italian Film Festival 2011 will kick off on 1 March 2011 with a concert at the Cadogan Hall by Nicola Piovani, winner of the Academy Award for the Score of Roberto Benigni’s Life Is Beautiful in 1998. The festival, due to become an annual event, is organized by the Italian Cultural Institute in London and Cinecittà Luce.
Date: Wednesday, March 02, 2011 – Thursday, March 31, 2011
Venue: Ciné Lumière – 17 Queensberry Place, LONDON SW7 2DT
Organised by: Italian Cultural Institute
In collaboration with: Cinecitta’/Luce
If you want to see the best of Italian cinema leave London and travel to Scotland where the organisers of the Italian Film Festival are planning the 18th edition from 1 to 14 April. Include are: acclaimed new Italian films, archive screenings, unique events and guests. Gabriele Muccino’s hit romantic comedy Kiss Me Again / Basciami ancora which takes up the threads of The Last Kiss ten years on. Also in the line-up is Michelangelo Frammartino’s highly acclaimed Le quattro volte as well as the classic by Roberto Rossellini Il Generale della Rovere.