Villa Torlonia Theatre
Cinema session and events
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First dates of October
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The second edition of "Stories and stars of Italian cinema"
12 October Protected content Meeting with Italo Moscati -
Special contribution: " Protected content Beauty"
26 October Protected content Meeting with Francesco Matera,
Alberto Crespi and Alessandro Boschi
---Wednesday, October 12 at 17.00 in the Theatre of Villa Torlonia is inaugurated the second edition of "Stories and stars of Italian cinema", a story of characters, characters, places and trades of our cinema and entertainment world, through meetings with the protagonists and / or authors of documentaries and documentary film that will tell the story.
The first edition has had guests and Luca Carlo Verdone, Gian Luigi Rondi, Ettore Scola, Elio Pandolfi, the Taviani brothers, Henry Sisk, Lina Wertmuller, Gianfranco Pannone. We were realized two special events dedicated to Mario Monicelli and Anna Magnani.
The initiative was conceived by the General Direction for Cinema of MIBACT, in collaboration with the Department of cultural growth Department of Cultural Activities and tourism Capitolina Superintendence of Cultural Heritage, the Cinecittà Luce Institute, the Experimental Film Center and Archive historian of Italian cinema.
The meetings on 12 October with Italo Moscati and 26 October with the documentary filmmaker and director Francesco Matera and journalists of the famous radio program "Hollywood Party" Alberto Crespi and Alessandro Boschi, have in common a focus for the territory, for places and tracks memory, even through research of film images and places where they have been shot.
In the case of Italo Moscati, a representation and a reflection on Italy, its territory and its traditions, including through the use of rare footage from the Istituto Luce.
In the meeting with Francesco Matera and journalists of "Hollywood Party", a journey through the places in Rome where they were filmed some great films, with many testimonies of actors and directors of cinema and theater, including Nanni Moretti, Ettore Scola, Paolo Virzi, Carlo Verdone.
Wednesday, October Protected content Meeting with Italo Moscati
---Wednesday, October Protected content Meeting with Francesco Matera, and Alberto Crespi and Alessandro Boschi of the radio show "Hollywood Party".
The theme of 'meeting is the relationship between cinema and the city of Rome and its actors; as the Eternal City has been set many films, through a historical narrative and filmic that part of the city occupied by the Nazis to the present day.
At the end you will be screened as a special contribution You are here Francesco Matera Protected content , 85 ') with: Alberto Crespi, Furio Scarpelli, Peppino Rotunno, Giuliano Montaldo, Ettore Scola, Carlo Lizzani, Mario Monicelli, Gianni Amelio, Vincenzo Cerami, Nanni Moretti Paolo Virzi, Sabrina Ferilli, Carlo Verdone, Ferzan Ozpetek, Marco Bellocchio, Gigi Proietti, Armando Trovajoli
You are here is the short messages that have appeared on the city maps, stations, shopping centers. A graphic sign, which helps visitors, tourists or travelers who are, to navigate and understand where they are. You are here is also the title of this documentary. An urban road movie in which you through the city of Rome, accompanied by film critic Alberto Crespi, looking for places made famous by the great films of Italian cinema. To review the pictures of those movies, and maybe talk to someone of the protagonists. To check how much and how the city has changed (and continues to change). To witness how the film that told the occupied city in the years of Nazism and Fascism, its rebirth after the war, the reconstruction, the economic boom, the speculation has ended up becoming the real great chronicler of life in Rome.
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