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L’isola del Cinema Festival


from 17 June to 3 September 2017 – Tiber Island

Reaching its XXIII edition, L’isola del Cinema consolidates as a festival of peculiar cultural interest capable of accommodating an increasing number of spectators on the wonderful Tiber Island, festival’s location since forever.

For 2017’s edition, L’isola del Cinema will be named Roma, Città Creativa, right and proper tribute to the recognition gave by the Unesco to the city: “Rome City of Films”. The film festival will continue to pursue its mission: lead auteur films in its different forms and expressions to the audience. From the international cinema’s premiere, to the first and second works of young italian talents, from Cinematographic Industry productions to the independent ones coming from Italy and from all over the world. The cultural offer enhances with initiatives dedicated to young audience: cinema and gaming, virtual reality, the Generation section. Wide space in the rich agenda of L’isola del Cinema will be given to the collateral events linked to the interaction between Cinema and other arts: Literature, Poetry, Music, Theatre.

It’s important to highlight the free initiatives that L’Isola del Cinema proposes to make culture available to all: the free cinema in Tiber Island’s square, destined to the foreign audience with V.O films subtitled in english, exhibition itineraries, literature, poetry.