Tag: Cinema

Cinema and art in Florence

florence artFrom 23 to 26 November in Florence “Lo Schermo dell’arte” (The display of art), a film festival dedicated to contemporary art, will be held. This is the second edition of a festival growing up for the quality of its contents.

“Lo Schermo dell’arte” has been set at Odeon cinema with the presence of great names like Alfred Jaar and Mark Lewis and important directors. All cinema and art lovers who … Read the rest

“Festa della Toscana” 2009. Arts, culture, future

Tuscany Feast 2009The Region of Tuscany has instituted Festa della Toscana with a Decree in 2001, to commemorate the abolition of the death penalty on 30 November 1786. Granducato di Toscana, hold by Grand Duke Pietro Leopoldo, had been the first nation to abolish death penalty.

The promotion of human rights, peace and justice, are the other aims of this festival that will spred through the region in November and … Read the rest