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The 16th Italian Film Festival runs from April 17 to 20. It will screen its full programme in London (Riverside Studios, Hammersmith, the Curzon Renoir, Brunswick Square and the Phoenix, East Finchley), Edinburgh (Filmhouse), and Glasgow (GFT), with selected highlights being shown in Dublin (Irish Film Centre), Dundee (DCA), Aberdeen (Belmont), Manchester (Cornerhouse), St Andrews (New Picture House), Inverness (Eden Court) and Warwick (Arts Centre).
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A man searching for his missing friend in post-war Vienna uncovers a ruthless conspiracy.
A middle-aged couple reach crisis point after the husband loses his job with a company he helped found.
Two Italian boys travel to India to find themselves, but get more than they bargained for.
A carer desperate for money is persuaded to look after other people's mothers as well as his own, but discovers unexpected pleasure in it.
When a new teacher comes to a small rural town in the Po river flatlands it sparks a tale of obssession and mystery.
Broken boundaries, race relations, illicit sex and family breakdowns - Italian style.
The story of a cemetery attendant whose good luck is bad for business.
An examation of the "slow food" movement and the rise of organic farming.
A father stands by his daughter after she commits a terrible crime.
A young ballet dancer uncovers a sinister conspiracy in this masterpiece of surrealist horror.
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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The 15th edition includes digital screenings.