Italy’s Hollywood, Cinecittà Luce has a super fun app that works on the iPhone and iPad platforms, giving users access to view historical content and up-to-date…
Carlo Verdone Here I Come
We have a joke in English that I think Carlo Verdone might want to remember it when I arrive at Indiana University today for the New Trends in Modern and Contemporary Italian…
Updated Movie Soundtrack Playlist All’Italiana
Look to Italian movies and music for inspiration today with my Italian movie and music soundtrack playlist.
Le Meraviglie: Alice Rohrwacher Takes On Cannes
Having thoroughly enjoyed her first film, Corpo Celeste, I can’t wait to see Alice Rohrwacher’s second, ‘Le Meravglie‘ (The Wonders), in competition at…
Film Movement ‘Film Of The Month Club’ Great For Italian Movie Fans
For those of you looking for some great Italian films that are not widely distributed, a Film Movement membership is a wonderful option. Looking for Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio…
The Rohrwacher Girls Are Going To Cannes
The Cannes Film Festival announced its official lineup and in competition for the Palme D’Or, director Alice Rohrwacher’s second film, Le Meraviglie, starring her…
Italians At The Cannes Film Festival?
The Cannes Film Festival lineup will be announced on Thursday, and rumor has it that three Italian films will make it to the Croisette this year.
Marco Bellocchio: A Retrospective, at the MoMA
Here’s an unbelievable opportunity for Bellocchio fans! Marco Bellocchio: A Retrospective April 16, 2014–May 07, 2014 The Roy and Niuta Titus Theaters 11 West 53rd Street…
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For three or four bucks, an interesting selection: SUBSCRIBE TO THE ITALIAN MOVIE CHANNEL ON YOUTUBE
Twitter Italiano #FF
Because we Americans love to stalk our favorite movie personalities, here’s your Italian Movies #FF:
From The Washington Post: Film Version of Stephen Amidon’s ‘Human Capital’ a Hit in Italy
The next big thing in Italian cinema is arriving in New York April 18th – Human Capital (Capitale Umano) from Paolo Virzì is based on a book by Stephen Amidon and will…
Open Roads New Italian Cinema 2014: What A Lineup!
It’s like Christmas morning for me – thanks to Jeannine Marie at Italian Cinema and Art Today, I found out that the Open Roads lineup had been announced.
Another Italian Actress America Should Know: Jasmine Trinca
I’ve had to face the fact; I’ve had a little “girl crush” on Jasmine Trinca for a while now. Ever since Nanni Moretti put her in his award-winning La…
Coming Soon: A Tidal Wave Of Italian Films
The list of Italian films are growing every day; here is just a sampling of things to come. The translations are mine, and when the films are exported they will likely be called…
Tribeca Film Festival: Paolo Virzì ‘s ‘Il Capitale Umano’ In Competition
Good news for Italian movie lovers! The Tribeca Film Festival announced 47 of the 87 films that will screen during its 13th edition, running April 16-27 and Italy will be…
30 Best Italian Movies Of The New Millenium
Updated October 25, 2013 Pane e Tulipani (Bread and Tulips) is my favorite movies of all time from any country and in any language and I have watched it over 100 times. It’s…
Criterion will kick off its new chapter with Hulu Plus on Tuesday with the streaming addition of the Oscar-winning Italian film “The Great Beauty.” Having just…
Luca Argentero, Occupation: Sex Symbol. Tanti Auguri!
If there’s one thing for sure about director Giorgio Diritti, he’s a powerful storyteller, and his use of imagery just about trumps the dialogue in his…
Luca and Gustav have to decide if they should they stay in Italy, or leave it, like so many of their friends have done already.
If you are looking for Italian movie reviews, you can always go to Il Farinotti, but if you want the reviews in English, remember, I write them…
It’s his birthday, the very handsome Tiziano Cucchiarelli, the star of my favorite movie, Pane e Tulipani. Let’s send “Nicola” tanti auguri and tell him to start acting…