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Pizzica and Taranta at the IIC
Pizzica and Taranta at the IICFriday, June 21, 2019

Come and find out about the pizzica, the engaging music and dance style from Puglia, the beautiful heel of Italy's boot! Following their performance at the SFJAZZ Center (Thursday, June 20, 7:30pm), the Italian music masters from Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino are offering a fun and engaging workshop about the pizzica--learn...

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SHOT IN MATERA | A Film Series
SHOT IN MATERA | A Film SeriesSunday, June 23, 2019 → Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Matera, one of the oldest cities in Europe with its 8,000 years of history, has been announced as 2019 European Capital of Culture. For the occasion, the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco is hosting a photo exhibition by architect and photographer Nico Colucci Matera: Probable Landscapes, and a film series featuring...

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FILM | Christ Stopped at Eboli
FILM | Christ Stopped at EboliSunday, June 23, 2019 → Thursday, August 08, 2019

CHRIST STOPPED AT EBOLI Dir. Francesco RosiBay Area Premiere Full-Length Digital Restoration1979, Italy, 220 minItalian with English subtitlesInfo & Tickets Jun 23, Jul 10, Aug 8, 2019BAMPFA, 2155 Center Street, Berkeley Featuring Gian Maria Volontè, Alain Cuny, Irene Papas, Paolo Bonacelli In the mounta...

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FILM | The Gospel According to St. Matthew
FILM | The Gospel According to St. MatthewWednesday, June 26, 2019

THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST. MATTHEW Dir. Pierpaolo PasoliniItaly, 1964, 137 minItalian with English subtitles Free Admission | RSVP Required Jun 26, 6:30pm | IIC SF601 Van Ness Ave, Suite F (Opera Plaza)

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FILM | The Passion of the Christ
FILM | The Passion of the ChristWednesday, July 10, 2019

THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST Dir. Mel Gibson2004, USA, 127 minAramaic, Latin, Hebrew with English subtitles Free Admission | RSVP Required Jul 10, 6:30pm | IIC SF601 Van Ness Ave, Suite F (Opera Plaza)

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FILM | Italian Race (Veloce come il vento)
FILM | Italian Race (Veloce come il vento)Wednesday, July 24, 2019

ITALIAN RACE (Veloce come il vento) Dir. Matteo Rovere2016, Italy, 118 minIn italiano con sottotitoli in inglese Free Admission | RSVP Required Jul 24, 6:30pm | IIC SF601 Van Ness Ave, Suite F (Opera Plaza)

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FILM | Basilicata Coast to Coast
FILM | Basilicata Coast to CoastWednesday, August 07, 2019

BASILICATA COAST TO COAST Dir. Rocco Papaleo 2010, Italy, 105 minIn Italian with English subtitles Free Admission | RSVP Required Aug 7, 6:30pm | IIC SF601 Van Ness Ave, Suite F (Opera Plaza)

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FILM | Mathera & Sassiwood
FILM | Mathera & SassiwoodWednesday, August 21, 2019

MATHERA Dir. Francesco Invernizzi, Vito SalinaroItaly, 2010, 90 min Italian with English subtitles Preceded by the documentary: SASSIWOOD Dir. Antonio Andrisani, Vito CeaItaly, 2013, 15 min Italian with English subtitles Free Admission | RSVP Required Aug 21, 6:30pm | IIC SF601 Van Ness Ave, Suite F (Opera Plaza)

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