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Welcome to the Italian Film Festival USA!

Join Us!
Join us on a cinematic tour of Italy--all while in the comfortable seats of a venue near you!

Enjoy sixteen recent Italian films--captivating dramas, wonderful comedies, and interesting documentaries--and a short film program at one of 97 screenings nationwide.

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Thirteenth Edition
The 2017 edition brings you the best line-up of recent Italian cinema with films from award-winning directors, as well as debut films from exciting new talent.

This is your chance to see the latest and best in Italian film.

Alessia Scarso Meet the Directors!
Alessia Scarso will introduce her film Italo at the April 8 screening in Detroit and April 12 screening in Cleveland. Please join us in welcoming Alessia to Detroit and Cleveland.
Gianfranco Cabiddu will introduce his award-winning film The Stuff of Dreams at the April 30 screening in Detroit. Please join us in welcoming Gianfranco to Detroit.
There will be post-film Q&A sessions.
Gianfranco Cabiddu
Pierette Simpson Meet the Scriptwriter and Andrea Doria Survivor!
Pierette Simpson will introduce her award-winning film Andrea Doria: Are the Passengers Saved? at the April 8 screning in St.Louis and the April 14 screening in Detroit. There will be a post-film Q&A session.
The Venues
Screenings are held in one of twenty-two beautiful venues nationwide, such as the Detroit Film Theatre, built in 1927, which has 1,200 seats!

Detrit Film Theatre

Italy in US
The Italian Film Festival USA is honored to be listed on the website Italy in Us, the Cultural Portal by the Italian diplomatic network in the U.S. Check out other events nationwide!
Roan Johnson

Director Greetings!
Roan Johnson, director of Feather, Massimo Ferrari, director of Where the Clouds Go, and Marco Segato, director of On the Trail of My Father, have prerecorded gretings specifically for you, the Italian Film Festival USA audience, that will be shown prior to the screening of their films.

Massimo Ferrari
Thank You!
Sincere thanks to all festival sponsors for your ongoing support! If you would like to support the Italian Film Festival USA, please visit our Be A Sponsor page.
Marco Segato