The Director of the Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago Andrea Raos is pleased to invite you to the screening of "18 IUS SOLI". The strange case of citizenship in modern Italy by Fred Kuwornu   A documentary about ethnicity, national identity, and multiculturalism in contemporary Italy by Italian-Ghanaian filmmaker Fred...

Italian-African filmmaker and social activist Fred Kudjo Kuwornu will visit the Western Illinois University campus Wednesday, Nov. 5, to speak from 7-9 p.m., in the Sandburg Theater.   Kuwornu will screen and discuss his documentary film, "Inside Buffalo," a multi-awarded documentary shot in Italy and the United States. It tells the "forgott...

A feature length documentary film about Southern Italian culture told through its indigenous folk music. The film focuses on how these traditions are dealing with the rapid changes in local economy and the homogenizing effect globalization has on local culture.   Filmed by an Italian-American rediscovering his family's roots, the film takes...

E' stato presentato in anteprima a Villa Taverna, a Roma, residenza dell'ambasciata americana in Italia, il documentario "The Italian Americans" un viaggio in quattro puntate nella storia degli italo americani dal secolo scorso ad oggi.   Alla visione hanno partecipato, tra gli altri, il regista John Maggio, il produttore Jeff Bieber e l'aut...

"Brazos Valley è una regione del Texas che si trova non troppo lontano da Houston, comprende tre contee, Brazos, Burleson e Robertson e ha, quasi al centro, come cuore pulsante College Station, sede della Texas A&M University, ateneo tra i più conosciuti negli States.   Un angolo degli USA, in uno degli stati più importanti, al cui svilu...

Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 6pmThe Good Son: The Life of Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini(2012), 90 min. - Jesse James Miller, dir.   Youngstown, Ohio, native Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini made his professional boxing debut in 1979. His father Lenny had been a top-ranked contender who lost his best chance at a championship when he was drafted into Wor...

Oceania Cruises and Artful Travelers are teaming up to host the world premiere of the new PBS documentary series, The Italian Americans.   Guests sailing on this 10-day "Enchanting Riviera" voyage departing Oct. 29, 2014, will have an opportunity to interact with producers, writers and directors involved in the development of this new series...

Anton Evnagelista, award-winning filmmaker, born in Italy, hosted a private preview screening party of his new documentary film "Author and Activist: The Daniela Gioseffi Story", which will premiere in 2016. Anton has produced and directed a film regarding the life of internationally acclaimed author Daniela Gioseffi, whose pioneering activism has...

WTI Magazine # 1   2013 Oct,18 Author : Bill Emmott      Translation by:   That has been the question most frequently asked of me since I, in an Anglo-Italian partnership with the film director Annalisa Piras, first released our documentary film about Italy, Girlfriend in a Coma, in February of this year. I expect i...

The documentary MEN OF THE CLOTH will have its New Jersey premiere on May 4, 2014, at the third annual Montclair Film Festival. The film by Vicki Vasilopoulos is an inspiring portrait of three Italian master tailors. It had its World Premiere at DOC NYC, the largest documentary film festival in the U.S.   The men's lifestyle magazine A &...