RFF16: Quentin Tarantino

The American director receives the Lifetime Achievement Award and meets the audience in a sold-out Sala Sinopoli

Yesterday, October 19, 2021, was all about Quentin Tarantino at Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome: after the press conference in the afternoon, …

Rome Film Festival 2021

An overview of the 16th edition

After a difficult 2020 edition, the 16th Rome Film Festival (RFF16) kicks off today, October 14, 2021, and runs until Sunday the 24 at Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome, Italy.

The poster of …

Nordic Film Fest 2019

A preview of the 8th edition, taking place in Rome from  May 2 to May 5, 2019

Since its launch, in 2012, the Nordic Film Fest has become the ultimate gathering for movie lovers who are interested in the new …

Masterclass: Alexandre Desplat

Special guest at the New French Cinema Festival in Rome, the Oscar-winning composer talks his career and the relationship between music and cinema 

In an imaginary Olympus populated by the best film composers of all time, one place belongs to …

RFF2018: American Animals

Bart Layton elevates crime drama to thrilling heights 

In American Animals’ opening scene, screenwriter and director Bart Layton starts joking with the caption “This is not based on a true story”. Then “not based on” disappears and you suddenly know …

RFF2018: Boy Erased

Lucas Hedges shines in Joel Edgerton’s solid gay conversion drama 

Gay conversion therapy is a sensitive topic to handle but also one of the favorite of this season: after the triumph at Sundance Film Festival of female-driven The Miseducation of