On the run in Salvo On the run in Salvo

The 2014 festival has extended its reach to take in London as well as Scotland. As usual, it will tour Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Dundee and Kirkcaldy, bringing viewers a selection of the most exciting new works from Italian cinema along with a fresh chance to see some of the classics on the big screen. It includes a retrospective of the work of Federico Fellini, who died in 1993.

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Those Happy Years
Those Happy Years
Romantic comedy about the ups and downs of a struggling experimental artist in 1970s Italy and his relationship with his wife and two children.
A woman returns to her hometown for her father's funeral and becomes embroiled in family politics.
The Best Offer
The Best Offer
An auctioneer becomes obsessed by a reclusive heiress who collects fine art.
The Ideal City
The Ideal City
An architect's carefully planned life goes awry when he discovers a dead body.
Life changes for a professional assassin because of a witness.
Impressionistic portrait of the Eternal City.

Italian Film Festival Features

Seeking salvation
Antonio Piazza and Fabio Grassadonia on Salvo.

Italian Film Festival News

Tornatore to shoot in Scotland
Director's work to feature in upcoming Italian Film Festival.

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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