Istituto Di Cultura - Londra

Leonardo da Vinci: A Mind in Motion The British Library exhibition marks the 500th anniversary of Leonardo's death

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Leonardo da Vinci - A Mind in Motion
Leonardo da Vinci - A Mind in MotionFriday, June 07, 2019 → Sunday, September 08, 2019

"Motion is the cause of all life" This exhibition at the British Library explores the major role Leonardo ascribed to motion in his quest to understand the natural world. It looks particularly at his life-long study of water, which he believed to be driving force of nature. To mark the 500th anniversary of Leonardo's...

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London Piano Master: Gala Concert and Award Ceremony
London Piano Master: Gala Concert and Award CeremonySaturday, July 20, 2019

The LPM Faculty is composed by young, talented and experienced concert artists graduated from the top Music Universities. The 14th Edition of the LPM will conclude with a Gala concert organised by London Piano Masters and the Italian Cultural Institute. It is an extraordinary event and also a rare opportunity to see many...

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Tutto Questo Sentire: Excercises on Displacement 3/5
Tutto Questo Sentire: Excercises on Displacement 3/5Saturday, July 20, 2019

Exercises on Displacement is a series of five events to be held in London over the course of 2019, in five different venues. The programme brings together more than 20 artists and ensembles: an international line-up of new commissions, performances and discussions around the theme of displacement. The events are staged...

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Renato D'Aiello - International Jazz Quartet
Renato D'Aiello - International Jazz Quartet Thursday, July 25, 2019

Join us at the Institute for an amazing concert with the passionate, intense, poetic sound of Renato and his acclaimed International Jazz Quartet!Renato's sax will converse with the exuberant trumpet of young special guest artist Cesare Mecca. ProgrammeRenato D’Aiello's original works & American songbookPerforme...

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Medea by Pier Paolo Pasolini
Medea by Pier Paolo PasoliniMonday, July 29, 2019

Salon Italia in Italian with English subtitles Introduction and post screening discussion with Nick Walker Director: Pierpaolo PasoliniWriter: Pier Paolo PasoliniCast: Maria Callas, Massimo Girotti, Laurent TerzieffDrama 1h 50 min I 1975 On a quest to retrieve the fabled Golden Fleece, Jason and the Argonauts arrive...

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Summer Film Night: The Complexity of Happiness by Gianni Zanasi
Summer Film Night: The Complexity of Happiness by Gianni ZanasiWednesday, August 07, 2019

In Italian with English Subtitles The Complexity of Happiness (La felicità è un sistema complesso) Director: Gianni Zanasi Screenplay: Gianni Zanasi, Michele Pellegrini and Lorenzo Favella. Cast: Valerio Mastandrea, Giuseppe Battiston and Hadas Yaron. Comedy 2015 1h 57m [BOOK NOW] Enrico Giusti works to h...

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Summer Film Night: There is a light (Il padre d’Italia) by Fabio Mollo
Summer Film Night: There is a light (Il padre d’Italia) by Fabio MolloWednesday, August 14, 2019

In Italian with English subtitles There is a Light (Il padre d’Italia) Director: Fabio Mollo Screenplay: Fabio Mollo, Josella Porto Cast: Luca Marinelli, Isabella Ragonese, Anna Ferruzzo Drama | 1h 32min | 2017 [BOOK NOW] Paolo is a 30-year-old who works unwillingly as a sales clerk in a Turin department st...

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Summer Film Night: The Ploy (La macchinazione) by David Grieco
Summer Film Night: The Ploy (La macchinazione) by David GriecoWednesday, August 21, 2019

The Ploy (La macchinazione) In Italian with English subtitles Director: David Grieco Writers: Guido Bulla, David Grieco Cast: Massimo Ranieri, Libero De Rienzo, Matteo Taranto Drama I 1.40mins. I 2016 [BOOK NOW] On 2 November 1975, at the Idroscalo in Ostia, one of the greatest intellectuals of the twentieth century...

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Summer Film Night: In Top Form? No, Thank You! (Ci vuole un fisico) by Alessandro Tamburini
Summer Film Night: In Top Form? No, Thank You! (Ci vuole un fisico) by Alessandro TamburiniWednesday, August 28, 2019

In Italian with English subtitles In Top Form? No, Thank You! (Ci vuole un fisico) Director: Alessandro Tamburini Cast: Anna Ferraioli Ravel, Alessandro Tamburini, Francesca Valtorta, Niccolò Senni Comedy | 80mins | 2018 [BOOK NOW] Alessandro and Anna met by chance. Both should have a date in a lovely rest...

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Salon Italia. Bicycle Thieves (Ladri di biciclette) by Vittorio De Sica
Salon Italia. Bicycle Thieves (Ladri di biciclette) by Vittorio De SicaThursday, August 29, 2019

Film screening (93’) introduced by Nick Walker and followed by a discussion. In Italian with English subtitles. During the hard years of poverty in post-World-War-II Rome, Antonio, a poor working-class man with a wife and a little son, is finally offered a modest job as a bill-poster with his own bicycle; a bic...

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Germano Facetti: A Nazi labour camp survivor who revolutionised British book design
Germano Facetti: A Nazi labour camp survivor who revolutionised British book designTuesday, September 10, 2019

On the occasion of the Insiders Outsiders Festival With Phil Baines, Rick Poynor and Chiara Barbieri Presented by Chiara Barbieri, the event will open with a screening of the documentary “The Yellow Box: Short History of Hate” (27’) directed by Anthony West. In this, Facetti recalls his experienc...

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