The Italian Embassy in Washington has decided to include this initiative in the celebrations for the 160th anniversary of bilateral relations between Italy and the United States, to recognize the central role that cinema has had, over the years, in strengthening the close friendship between 'Italy and the United States.




Created and organized by Agnus Dei di Tiziana Rocca and the Italian Institute of Culture Los Angeles directed by Valeria Rumori, Filming Italy - Los Angeles promotes Italy as a film set and bridge between Italian and American culture. The Festival, whose artistic direction is entrusted to Tiziana Rocca, is presented under the auspices of the Consulate General of Italy in Los Angeles and will see the presence of the Consul General Silvia Chiave.

Guests and winners of the past editions of Filming Italy - Los Angeles: Claudia Gerini, William Baldwin, Chealsea Winstanley, Maria Sole Tognazzi, Jason Lewis, Rosario Dawson, Nana Ghana, Gina Lollobrigida, Rosario Dawson, Monica Bellucci,  Abrima Erwiah, Paz Vega, Danny Huston, Vincent Spano, Oliver Stone, Valeria Golino, Riccardo Scamarcio, Cecilia Peck, Jonàs Cuaròn, Jeremy Renner, Andie MacDowell, Nat Wolff, Zack Peck, Lola Karimova, Spike Lee e David Cronenberg.

Filming Italy LA: Dante 700

A review that will include the screening of Francesco Bertolini's silent film L'Inferno, with the Cineteca di Bologna, as well as exclusive Dante readings by special guests.



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Programma of the Festival

Thursday March 18th

19.00 Open Ceremony:

Valeria Rumori -  Director, Italian Cultural Insititute Los Angeles

Armando Varricchio - Ambassador of Italy to the United States of America

Rodney Ford - U.S. Embassy to Italy, Cultural Attaché

Tributo in memoria di Lorenzo Soria

Tiziana Rocca – General Director, Filming Italy Los Angeles

Claudia Gerini – Honorary President, Filming Italy Los Angeles

Harvey Keitel – Honorary President, Filming Italy Los Angeles

 

Presentation of the fund “LAZIO CINEMA INTERNATIONAL”- Albino Ruberti

Movies


                   

                     

                    

Docufilm


Short Film


TV Series



Webinars

Gabriele Salvatores

Claudia Gerini

Sydney Sibilia & Lucio Pellegrini

Tiziano Ferro

Paola Cortellesi & Maria Sole Tognazzi

Edoardo Ponti

Oliver Stone

Giulio Base

Albino Ruberti

Virtual Award Ceremony

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES BEST DIRECTOR to Edoardo Ponti

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES BEST DOCUMENTARY to Gabriele Salvatores

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES BEST DOCUMENTARY to Tiziano Ferro

FILMING ITALY AWARD and REGION LAZIO AWARD to Claudia Gerini

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES BEST ACTRESS in a TV SERIES to Paola Cortellesi

Friday  March 19th

Movies


                    

                   

                       


Short Films

           

TV Series


            

Industry Panel 

“«Film, Fiction and “one-off” documentaries prove streaming. Making a virtue out of necessity: how the distribution strategy has been integrated in the era of the pandemic and what the consequences are for creativity and film production»” 

The webinar will be accessible remotely in streaming on Mymovies.it and it will be broadcast by Rai Cinema Channel. During the webinar we will have the opportunity to discuss how the pandemic has changed distribution, creativity and production.

During the webinar we will have the opportunity to discuss how the pandemic has changed the distribution and  to talk about the creativity and production.

VIDEO MESSAGE FROM NICOLA BORRELLI (MiC)

SPEAKERS:

Paolo Del Brocco, AD RAI Cinema

Steven Gaydos, Vice President, Executive Editor at Variety

Francesco Bruni, Presidente dell'Associazione 100Autori

Patrick Corcoran, Vice Presidente National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO)

Giancarlo Leone, Presidente APA

Mario Lorini, Presidente ANEC

Carlo Verdone, Regista

Roberto Stabile, Responsabile delle Relazioni Internazionali  ANICA

Nicola Borrelli, General Director DG Cinema MIBACT

 Piera Detassis Presidente e Direttore Artistico dell'Accademia del Cinema Italiano - Premi David di Donatello 

MODERATOR:

Nick Vivarelli, Variety


Webinars

Jhon Turturro

Jackie Cruz

Dante Ferretti & Francesca Lo Schiavo

Stefania Sandrelli

Giovanni Veronesi & Margherita Buy

Valentina Lodovini

Gianmarco Tognazzi

Virtual Award Ceremony

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES ACHIEVEMENT AWARD to Stefania Sandrelli

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES ACHIEVEMENT AWARD to Dante Ferretti & Francesca Lo Schiavo

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES BEST DIRECTOR to Giovanni Veronesi

FILMING ITALY BEST MOVIE LOS ANGELES to Matteo Garrone

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES BEST ACTRESS to Valentina Lodovini

IIC los Angeles Creativity Award to Margherita Buy

IIC Los Angeles Creativity Award to Carlo Verdone

Saturday March 20th

Movies


                     

                     

                      

Short Film


TV Series

           

Webinars

Vincent Spano

Carol Alt

Cecilia Peck

Bella Thorne

Virtual Award Ceremony

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES WOMAN POWER BEST TV SERIES to Cecilia Peck

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES BEST ACTRESS to Bella Thorne

Sunday March 21st

CLOSING CEREMONY :

Valeria Rumori -  Director, Italian Cultural Insititute Los Angeles

Silvia Chiave – Consul General of Italy in Los Angeles

Joe Buscaino -Los Angeles City Council Member

Rodney Ford - U.S. Embassy to Italy, Cultural Attaché

Tiziana Rocca – General Director, Filming Italy Los Angeles

Claudia Gerini - Honorary President Filming Italy Los Angeles

Harvey Keitel - Honorary President Filming Italy Los Angeles

Movies


                       

                    

                      

Short Film



TV Series


Webinars

Alice Rohrwacher & JR

Susanna Nicchiarelli

Jean Sorel

Elena Sofia Ricci

Virtual Award Ceremony

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES BEST DIRECTOR to Susanna Nicchiarelli

FILMING ITALY LOS ANGELES BEST ACTRESS in a TV MOVIE to Elena Sofia Ricci

Thursday March 25th - Filming Italy Dante 700

Speakers:

Monica Bellucci

Danny Huston

Claudia Gerini

Gina Lollobrigida

Monica Guerritore

William Baldwin

Michele Placido

Salvatore Esposito

Film



L’inferno by Francesco Bertoini

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