Istituto Di Cultura - Los Angeles

21st edition of the Week of the Italian Language in the World: Dante, the Italian
21st edition of the Week of the Italian Language in the World: Dante, the Italian

Events

film series > Fellini Centennial Tour
film series > Fellini Centennial TourFriday, September 10, 2021 → Sunday, November 07, 2021

More than 100 years after his birth in Rimini, Italy, Federico Fellini (1920–1993) still enthralls audiences with his films featuring eccentric characters, surrealistic imagery, autobiographical elements, and distinctive cinematic style. The Museum of Fine Arts Houston celebrates this iconic filmmaker with screen...

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exhibit > A Journey Through Italian Design
exhibit > A Journey Through Italian DesignThursday, September 23, 2021 → Friday, October 22, 2021

The exhibit, curated by the 2021 Italian Design Ambassador in Los Angeles Mattia Biagi, explores the iconic creations by Italian designers and design companies. Bringing Italian design and culture to a wide public has always been one of Biagi’s goals since he moved to Los Angeles 18 years ago. His aim with this sho...

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CILS B1 Preparation Class - Online
CILS B1 Preparation Class - OnlineSaturday, October 02, 2021 → Saturday, December 11, 2021

An online preparation course for intermediate students who have to take the Italian citizenship exam. Please note that previous knowledge of Italian at intermediate level is recommended to attend this course. Candidates at a lower level may contact us for other options. Sundays 11AM - 1PM For more info and to register...

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film festival > San Diego Italian Film Festival feStivale
film festival > San Diego Italian Film Festival feStivaleThursday, October 07, 2021 → Sunday, October 31, 2021

The 15th annual feStivale, showcasing the best of Italian contemporary cinema both in person and online this year is dedicated to the theme of Resilience. The program also includes the 3rd edition of the SDIFF Ristretto Awards, with 16 short films as finalists. The winner will be announced during the closing Gala. Film...

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virtual exhibit > Dante Plus 700 USA
virtual exhibit > Dante Plus 700 USAMonday, October 18, 2021 → Thursday, November 18, 2021

Dante is perhaps the best known poet in the world, and the Divine Comedy has certainly influenced the imagination of every generation that has come after it. The work of Il Sommo Poeta (the Supreme Poet) endures across space and time, remaining very much alive in our present world. It is an exceptional work that still manages...

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book presentation > Gianrico Carofiglio presents Three O'Clock in the Morning (2021)
book presentation > Gianrico Carofiglio presents Three O'Clock in the Morning (2021)Tuesday, October 19, 2021 → Saturday, October 23, 2021

Gianrico Carofiglio presents the English edition of his novel “Le tre del mattino” (Einaudi 2017), during an online tour coordinated by the IIC Los Angeles on the occasion of the 2021 Italian Language Week in the World. Antonio is on the brink of adulthood, still figuring out who he is and who he wants to be. His...

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online screening  > The Sky over Kibera (2019) by Marco Martinelli
online screening > The Sky over Kibera (2019) by Marco MartinelliThursday, October 21, 2021 → Sunday, October 24, 2021

On the occasion of the Italian Language Week and of the celebration for Dante's 700 anniversary, online screening of The Sky over Kibera by Marco Martinelli produced by Teatro delle Albe, with a special introduction by the director. Martinelli's documentary is an art film: it tells us how the Divine Comedy was brought...

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film festival > Newport Beach Film Festival  2021
film festival > Newport Beach Film Festival 2021 Thursday, October 21, 2021 → Thursday, October 28, 2021

Celebrated as a leading lifestyle film festival in the United States, the annual Newport Beach Film Festival (October 21-28, 2021) presents an evening dedicated to contemporary Italian cinema with the Italian spotlight, 10 giorni con Babbo Natale (When Mom is Away...With the Family, 2020) a comedy directed by Alessa...

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screening > LUCA (2021) by Enrico Casarosa at the Animation Is Film Festival
screening > LUCA (2021) by Enrico Casarosa at the Animation Is Film FestivalSunday, October 24, 2021

Animation Is Film brings us a special big-screen presentation of Pixar's LUCA - a love letter to Italy (and sea monsters!) The film will screen once during the Festival, presented in-person by director Enrico Casarosa and Producer Andrea Warren. USE promo code ITALY to receive 25% off your tickets. The film did not play...

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webinar > Meet the Author Online: Giulia Caminito
webinar > Meet the Author Online: Giulia CaminitoWednesday, October 27, 2021

Giulia Caminito, winner of the 2021 Campiello Prize, a prestigious award that has been presented since 1963, with L'acqua del lago non è mai dolce (Bompiani 2021), "The Water of the Lake is Never Sweet," in conversation with Professor Clorinda Donato, Director of The Clorinda Donato Center for Global Romance Lan...

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festival >  ITTV Festival
festival > ITTV Festival Saturday, October 30, 2021 → Tuesday, November 02, 2021

ITTV Festival, the first Festival dedicated to Italian television and aimed at bringing attention to the lively Italian TV production and growing  relationships between Italian and American TV creators and talents. returns to Los Angeles with the slogan "Let Italy Entertain You." The festival will celebrate the boo...

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