New Italian Cinema

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Jonas Carpignano’s Mediterranea is Winner of NICE City of Florence Award at New Italian Cinema

Jonas Carpignano’s Mediterranea is Winner of NICE City of Florence Award at New Italian Cinema

Jonas Carpignano’s Mediterranea was voted by the audience, the winner of the NICE City of Florence Award at the New Italian Cinema, presented by the San Francisco Film Society in partnership with the New Italian Cinema Events of Florence, Italy; the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco; and the Consulate General of Italy, San Francisco. “This is a real honor and I am happy that the film resonated so much with the audience in San Francisco,” said Carpignano. “I’m looking forward […]

Antonio Morabito’s “The Medicine” Seller Wins the NICE City of Florence Award

Antonio Morabito’s “The Medicine” Seller Wins the NICE City of Florence Award

Antonio Morabito's The Medicine Seller (Il venditore di medicine)

Antonio Morabito’s The Medicine Seller (Il venditore di medicine) was selected as the winner of the NICE City of Florence Award at San Francisco Film Society’s New Italian Cinema.  The five-day New Italian Cinema festival is dedicated to celebrating the rich cinematic tradition of Italy and bringing the country’s newest directors and films to audiences in San Francisco. The NICE City of Florence Award was decided by audience ballots from San Francisco screenings of films in competition.