SPECIAL # ROMAFF15 #8 – 15/25 OCTOBER 2020: (DAY 4) Fortuna by Nicolangelo Gelormini - the review by Maria Vittoria

(from Rome Luigi Noera with the kind collaboration of Maria Vittoria Battaglia - Photos are published courtesy of the Fondazione Cinema per Roma) Narrazione delicata di un caso di violenza su una bambina Ricordo esattamente il 2014 when the news broke the news of Fortuna Loffredo's death in Parco Verde, Caivano, and I remember the dismay of the days that happened when, as the investigation continues, we were all made aware of the circumstances of this death. Fortuna, 6 just years, died after falling from the seventh floor, probabilmente nel tentativo di

Cinema at the MAXXI – the winners of the 3rd Ed. Extra Doc Festival

Normal by Adele Tulli wins the Award for "Best Italian Documentary of the Year" at the third edition of Extra Doc Festival, the competition that intercepts the best expressions of the cinema of reality. Applauded at the 69th Berlin Film Festival in the Panorama section, Normal reflects on the surprising conventionality of gender norms: outside the box, original and visually bold, the documentary shows how they are able to define daily action, influencing their gestures, want, behaviors and aspirations. Instead, the "Extra Doc CityFest" award for Best unreleased documentary this year will go to On the trail of Mary

CINEMA FOUNDATION FOR ROMA | Cityfest at the time #CORONAVIRUS

Before and after the Virus: parla il cinema italiano In video le testimonianze di autori, produttori e attori del nostro cinema Carlo Verdone protagonista del primo appuntamento (view clip). Among the names already confirmed, Liliana Cavani, Daniele Luchetti, Francesca Cima, Cristina Donadio, Sara Serraiocco, Francesca Archibugi, Paola Cortellesi. "Before and after the Virus: speaks Italian cinema "is the title of the new initiative, realized by the Fondazione Cinema per Roma and curated by Mario Sesti, that video has been hearing from authors, producers and actors of our cinema. from 25 March, the clip

SPECIAL # ROMAFILMFEST14 #10 – 17 /27 OCTOBER 2019: THE BEST FILMS

(Rome Luigi Noera with the kind collaboration of Francesca Salmeri- Photos are published courtesy of the Fondazione Cinema per Roma) At the end of the Roman Kermesse, which again this year is missing a qualified jury, we report our impressions of the films that impressed us by dividing the Fiction films from the No-fiction or DOC films, if you prefer in order of satisfaction. Among the fictional films in the front row we see Cedric Kahn who with FÊTE DE FAMILLE | HAPPY BIRTHDAY with a stellar cast including Catherine Deneuve, Emmanuelle

SPECIAL # ROMAFILMFEST14 #9 – 17 /27 OCTOBER 2019: (DAY 10):reviews #5 by Francesca Salmeri

(Rome Luigi Noera with the kind collaboration of Francesca Salmeri- Photos are published courtesy of the Fondazione Cinema per Roma) Cristina Comencini chiude la kermesse romana con nostalgia Tornare, Cristina Comenicini, Italy, 2019, 107’, with Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Vincenzo Amato e Beatrice Grannò Un tuffo melanconico quello di Tornare, a film about the passing of time, the events and mourning that characterize it - the narrative device of the film revolves around the mourning of Alice, who lost his father and returns to the places of his childhood, Naples, the sea and the

SPECIAL # ROMAFILMFEST14 #8 – 17 /27 OCTOBER 2019: (DAY10): THE PRICES

(Rome Luigi Noera with the kind collaboration of Francesca Salmeri- Photos are published courtesy of the Fondazione Cinema per Roma) Contrariamente alle previsioni vince SANTA SUBITO di Alessandro Piva Cominciamo dalla SELEZIONE UFFICIALE FESTA DEL CINEMA DI ROMA: L’appeal inossidabile di Catherine Deneuve in FAMILY PARTY | HAPPY BIRTHDAY di Cédric Kahn, France, 2019, 101’, nor the musical on JUDY by Rupert Goold, UK, 2019, 118’With an amazing Renée Zellweger, or the talented young actor Lucas Hedges protagonist of a tale of unease in HONEY BOY

SPECIAL # ROMAFILMFEST14 #7 – 17 /27 OCTOBER 2019: (DAYS 8&9): Le Chicche di RFF

The gems of the Rome Festival: MEDICINE and CLOSE ENCOUNTERS (Rome Luigi Noera with the kind collaboration of Francesca Salmeri- Photos are published courtesy of the Fondazione Cinema per Roma) In addition to films, the Rome Film Festival promotes and offers many initiatives related to the world of cinema. Let's start with the OFFICIAL SELECTION - RIFLESSI which saw Giulio Base at Gemelli in the MediCinema Room for the screening "Bar Giuseppe" The director and actor Giulio Base introduced the screening of the film "Bar Giuseppe", written and directed by him, in the MediCinema Room

SPECIAL # ROMAFILMFEST14 #6 – 17 /27 OCTOBER 2019: (DAYS6&7):reviews #4 by Francesca Salmeri

(Rome Luigi Noera with the kind collaboration of Francesca Salmeri- Photos are published courtesy of the Fondazione Cinema per Roma) La sezione autonoma Alice nella Città conferma il suo impegno sul tema dell’adolescenza In CONCORSO ALICE Don’t forget to breathe, Martin Turk, Slovenia, Italy, Croatia, 2019, 90’, with Matija Valant, Tine Ugrin e Iva Krajnc Bagola Trattare il tema dell’adolescenza e di tutte le caratteristiche emotive di una tale fase di transizione non è semplice. The business becomes even more complicated if the aspiration is to stage a story

SPECIAL # ROMAFILMFEST14 #5 – 17 /27 OCTOBER 2019: (DAYS 4&5): reviews #3 by Francesca Salmeri

(Rome Luigi Noera with the kind collaboration of Francesca Salmeri- Photos are published courtesy of the Fondazione Cinema per Roma) The unmissable of the Rome Festival! Let's start with the OFFICIAL SELECTION with the most anticipated film The Irishman, Martin Scorsese, United States, 2019, 209’, with Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci and Al Pacino. Based on the book by Charles Brandt The Irishman. I killed Jimmy Hoffa, The Irishman is the twenty-fifth film directed by Martin Scorsese. Behind them, Casino (1995), Those good guys (1990) , Mean Streets - Sunday in the church, Monday

SPECIAL # ROMAFILMFEST14 #4 – 17 /27 OCTOBER 2019: (DAYS 2&3): reviews #2 by Francesca Salmeri

(Rome Luigi Noera with the kind collaboration of Francesca Salmeri- Photos are published courtesy of the Fondazione Cinema per Roma) At the weekend Scary Stories tries to scare the public! Cominciamo dalla SELEZIONE UFFICIALE Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark di André Øvredal Canada, United States, 2019, 108' Cast Zoe Colletti, Michael Garza, Gabriel Rush, Austin Abrams, Dean Norris, Gil Bellows, Lorraine Toussaint Tratto dall’omonima serie di libri di Alvin Schwartz, Scary stories to tell in the Dark is an interesting reworking of the classic ghost story. In a period in which

Top