Scandinavia is about to host an exciting new Italian film event. 27 April sees the start of Cinema Made in Italy – Stockholm, a special rendezvous organised by Istituto Luce Cinecittà with support from the Italian Culture Institute in Stockholm and ICE Italian Trade Agency. Running until 30 April at the Saga Cinema, the gathering brings some of the very best recent Italian productions to Sweden, where they will have their local premieres, accompanied by their directors and a number of actors from the movies.

The selected titles are Like Crazy by Paolo VirzìPerfect Strangers by Paolo GenoveseI Was a Dreamer by Michele VannucciQuo vado? by Gennaro NunzianteI Can Quit Whenever I Want and its sequel I Can Quit Whenever I Want 2: Masterclass by Sydney Sibilia, and Italian Race by Matteo Rovere

Then, from 30 April-1 May, Cinema Made in Italy will shift to Denmark, beckoning audiences to Copenhagen’s Grand Teatret. Besides the aforementioned Like Crazy, Quo vado? and Italian Race, the other films that have been selected are Sweet Dreams by Marco BellocchioThe War of Bumpkins by Davide Barletti and Lorenzo ConteLatin Lover by Cristina Comencini, and The Last Things by Irene Dionisio.