Istituto Di Cultura - Washington

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A Ciambra
A CiambraFriday, December 08, 2017 → Monday, December 11, 2017

Special Features: 2018 Oscar® Selection, Italy As part of the 30th Edition of the AFI European Union Film Showcase, Italy presents the screening of A Ciambra. Pio Amato is a canny 14-year-old growing up fast in an extended Romani family. Pio is already adept at surviving on the streets of his tough Calabria h...

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Enrico Fermi, from Atoms to the Universe
Enrico Fermi, from Atoms to the UniverseWednesday, December 13, 2017

The Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute cordially invite you to the closing Conference of the celebrations dedicated to Enrico Fermi and held in Washington DC. Dr. Enrico Flamini, Chief Scientist at the Italian Space Agency (ASI), will speak briefly about the Italian Space Agency and its latest proje...

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Franca: Chaos and Creation
Franca: Chaos and CreationThursday, December 14, 2017

As part of the 30th Edition of the AFI European Union Film Showcase, Italy presents the screening of Franca: Chaos and Creation. Intro and Q&A with filmmaker Francesco Carrozzini. With his first feature, director Francesco Carrozzini — known for his work as a photographer and as a music video dire...

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Napoli '44 ( Naples '44 )
Napoli '44 ( Naples '44 )Friday, December 15, 2017 → Wednesday, December 20, 2017

As part of the 30th Edition of the AFI European Union Film Showcase, Italy presents the screening of Napoli '44 (Naples '44). Working from a wealth of archival footage and carefully selected fiction films, Italian documentarian Francesco Patierno adapts British travel writer/novelist Norman Lewis' celebrated WWII me...

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Alfabeto Falso: When the letters hide something, a concert by Simone Vallerotonda & I Bassifondi
Alfabeto Falso: When the letters hide something, a concert by Simone Vallerotonda & I BassifondiFriday, December 15, 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute in Washington, DC, in collaboration with CIDIM (Comitato Nazionale Italiano Musica) and the Italian Cultural Institute in New York, invites you to a special concert by Simone Vallerotonda & I Bassifondi mirroring a typical instrumental session in 17th-century Italy, featuring some of the ...

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Il giorno più corto dell'anno ( The Shortest Day of the Year )
Il giorno più corto dell'anno ( The Shortest Day of the Year )Thursday, December 21, 2017

As part of our annual appointment on the shortest day of the year, the Italian Cultural Institute and the Italian Short Film Center present 5 shorts illustrating works from some of the best emerging talents of the Italian film scene. Multiple subjects are touched in this year's selection, ranging from a woman's repr...

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