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film > Blaxploitalian: 100 Years of Blackness in Italian Cinema
film > Blaxploitalian: 100 Years of Blackness in Italian CinemaTuesday, January 31, 2023

On the occasion of Black History Month in the US, the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco will present a series of feature films and shorts celebrating Italian diversity and Italians of African descent. National African American History Month, also known as Black History Month, was conceived by notable historian...

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BLACK ITALY festival > Autumn Beat (film)
BLACK ITALY festival > Autumn Beat (film)Saturday, February 11, 2023

On the occasion of Black History Month in the United States, the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco will present a series of feature films and shorts celebrating Italian diversity and Italians of African descent. National African American History Month, also known as Black History Month, was conceived by notable...

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CINEAPERITIVO > The King of Laughter (Qui rido io)
CINEAPERITIVO > The King of Laughter (Qui rido io)Wednesday, February 15, 2023

The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco is happy to introduce CINEAPERITIVO, a new film series featuring Italian contemporary cinema accompanied by an aperitivo and light refreshments. The series opens with Mario Martone's The King of Laughter (Qui rido io).NOTE: The event date has changed to February 15, 2023,...

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book club > CAFFÈ LETTERARIO - I miei stupidi intenti
book club > CAFFÈ LETTERARIO - I miei stupidi intentiWednesday, February 22, 2023

Il libro scelto per Il prossimo incontro del CAFFÈ LETTERARIO è I miei stupidi intenti, il primo lavoro dello scrittore Bernardo Zannoni, vincitore del Premio Campiello 2022. Come sempre, potrete acquistare il libro presso la Libreria Pino usufruendo dello sconto del 15% riservato ai soci dell’Istitu...

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BLACK ITALY FESTIVAL | Five Shorts at the Parkway Theater
BLACK ITALY FESTIVAL | Five Shorts at the Parkway TheaterThursday, March 02, 2023

March 2 | 6:30 PM FIVE SHORTS AT THE NEW PARKWAY THEATER474 24th St, Oakland, CA 94612 All shorts are subtitled in English Free Admission | Registration required REGISTER HERE   LA MIA MILANO by Nadia Ali (24 min) La Mia Milano is the story of a group of second-generation Italians that have to deal with racism...

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BLACK ITALY FESTIVAL | Afrofuturism, Ancient Egypt and Black Visual Arts
BLACK ITALY FESTIVAL | Afrofuturism, Ancient Egypt and Black Visual ArtsSaturday, March 18, 2023

AFROFUTURISM, ANCIENT EGYPT AND BLACK VISUAL ARTS Part of The Past into the Future: Afrofuturism and Ancient Egypt at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, University of California, Berkeley A conference by Claudia Attimonelli (University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy) and Abu Qadim Haqq (Detroit): The Book of Drexciya I...

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