The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures has announced a partnership with Italy’s Istituto Luce – Cinecittà under which the state film entity will become a “founding supporter” of the museum as part of a five-year agreement that will involve a series of annual events celebrating Italian cinema. The Italian cinema series will kick off with a centennial...

On Monday October 14th at 8:30 pm, the Rome Film Fest will enter the concert hall of the Teatro dell'Opera for the world premiere screening of La prima donna, the new documentary film by Tony Saccucci starring Licia Maglietta. The screening is part of the programme of pre-opening events taking place ahead of the 14th Rome Film Fest, which will be h...

Bostonians who want to tour the Colosseum can fly there with Delta beginning in May. The Atlanta-based airline announced Monday that it will add seasonal service from Logan Airport to Rome in 2020. Delta announced the new route at a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Logan, where the airline officially assumed operations at all 21 gates in Terminal A. The...

When it comes to fully embracing a city by adapting its local customs and culture, the phrase ‘When in Rome!’ is usually declared. In fact, the phrase is so well known that it’s usually used even without its context-forming latter half: ‘…do as the Romans do!’ So, when in Rome… how does one do as the Romans do? While it would be a shame to forgo a...

Arguably one of the most popular sports across the globe, football has a tendency of bringing people together irrespective of race, culture and country. Owing to its reach to the masses, football has also allowed the players playing the beautiful game to enjoy unmatched popularity, fame and money. We've seen the likes of Lionel Messi and Cristiano...

La Commissione Fulbright, inaugurata nel 1948 con l’obiettivo di favorire la pace attraverso gli scambi culturali tra l’Italia e gli Stati Uniti, è un programma binazionale finanziato dal Ministero degli Affari Esteri e della Cooperazione Internazionale italiano e dal Dipartimento di Stato americano. Si prefigge lo scopo di alimentare la conoscenza...

The extraordinary Villa Farnese is one of the most impressive examples of 16th-century architecture in Lazio. It’s nestled within the slopes of the forested Cimini Mountains, near Vico Lake.  The project was initiated by then-Cardinal Alessandro Farnese, from the powerful Farnese family, in 1504. He later became Pope Paul III and employed two of th...

When approaching the Basilica of Santi Quattro Coronati (“Four Crowned Martyrs”) on the Caelian Hill in Rome, a bulky, thick-walled structure emerges on the way to the Lateran that looks more like a fortress than a church. Its history has indeed been tumultuous yet it’s miraculously preserved some of Rome’s most secret and impressive treasures: Sai...

Today in Rome, three days of legal workshop will turn the spotlight on the NH Hotel Giustiniano in Rome, in the Prati district, where the biennial program of international legal training organized by the "National Italian American Bar Association" will be held.The work will be introduced by the prestigious speech of the Calabrese lawyer Paolo Zagam...