“The Bears’ Famous Invasion of Sicily”, Mattotti’s animation debut

Produced by Prima Linea (The Red Turtle) and coproduced by Italy’s Indigo Film, The Bears’ Famous Invasion of Sicily has been presented as a work in progress at the Annecy Film Festival, accompanied by director Lorenzo Mattotti, producers Christophe Jankovic and Valérie Schermann, and scriptwriter Thomas Bidegain.

The female revolution in Pesaro

By displaying a special attention on women and cinema, the Pesaro Film Festival, headed by Pedro Armocida, aims to challenge current perspectives on the issue.

Visconti, full retrospective in New York

Partnering with the Film Society of Lincoln Center in New York, Luce Cinecittà presents a complete retrospective on the Luchino Visconti, following the programs on Marcello Mastroianni in 2017 and Anna Magnani in 2016.

Italian Cinema meets the Americas

Within a few days of each other, Italian cinema will land both in North and South America, in two global metropolises such as New York and Buenos Aires.

Satire and morality: the cinema of Marco Bellocchio in London

Marco Bellocchio is back to London for the first complete retrospective on his work. “Satire and Morality: the Cinema of Marco Bellocchio” will be held from July 1 to 31, and is organized by Istituto Luce Cinecittà, BFI, and Italian Institute of Culture.

Three docs from Istituto Luce at Biografilm 2018

Luce Cinecittà will attend the Biografilm Festival (Bologna, June 14-21) with three films: In the Name of Antea by Massimo Martella, The Last Italian Cowboys by Walter Bencini, and Il toro del Pallonetto by Luigi Barletta.

Alba Rohrwacher, a struggle with the Holy Mary

Gianni Zanasi returns to the Quinzaine des Realisateurs with Troppa Grazia, starring Alba Rohrwacher.

Valeria Golino: the euphoria of awareness

Valeria Golino  returns to Un Certain Regard with her second film, Euforia

Marco Alessi, Producer on the Move: "My Hybrid Cinema"

A “Producer of the move” at the Croisette, Marco Alessi is the founder of the production company Dugong, created in 2010. A few days ago he presented Samouni Road by Stefano Savona, at the Quinzaine des Realisateurs in Cannes.