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Animal Aid USA

giugno - 29 - 2013
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by Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Every day there are inhumane horrors inflicted on defenceless animals, but now thanks to the proactive intervention of Animal Aid USA people are becoming more aware of how they can help change the world for shelter animals. Animal Aid is a non-profit organisation, composed of volunteers, founded in 2012 to help  [ Read More ]

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Charles Gitnick

giugno - 29 - 2013
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by Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi “Hopefully my art will get people talking about gun violence, I wish guns were only in an art gallery.” These are the words of the 11 year old child prodigy artist, Charles Gitnick, who makes a very wise, mature and strong statement about gun control in the US., by placing toy  [ Read More ]

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by Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi British actor Jason Statham is known for his roles in the Guy Ritchie crime films ‘Revolver,’ ‘Snatch,’ Lock,Stock and Two Smoking Barrels,’ and for having starred in ‘The Italian Job,’ and ‘The Expandables.’ Jason now plays an English Special Forces soldier, who has returned to London after a traumatic tour of  [ Read More ]

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by Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi   ‘It Was The Son’ uses Daniele Ciprì’s acid humour to tell a multilayered tale about a Sicilian family tragedy populated with grotesque characters. The film, based on a novel by Roberto Alajmo, is a story within a story narrated by Old Busu, about the Ciraulo family boy who killed his  [ Read More ]

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by Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi     Giovanna Taviani, follows in the footsteps of the Taviani Brothers – her father (Vittorio) and uncle (Paolo) – and investigates in ‘The Rescue’ (or ‘Redemption’), the life and rebirth of Salvatore Striano, the ex-prisoner of Rebibbia prison who played the role of Brutus in Taviani brothers’ ‘Caesar Must Die.’  [ Read More ]

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by Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi     ‘Handmade Cinema,’ is a loving tribute to the craftsmen and artisans whose invisible hands help create the magic of cinema. The documentary written by Laura Delli Colli and Guido Torlonia, and directed by the latter, is at the Open Roads: New Italian Cinema Film Festival at Lincoln Center in  [ Read More ]

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by Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi   ‘Dormant Beauty’ (to be exact it would be Sleeping Beauty) introduces three interrelated stories that discuss the right to euthanasia: a senator (Toni Servillo) with a passionately pro-life daughter (Alba Rohrwacher) preparing to cast his vote on the issue; a retired actress and devout Catholic (Isabelle Huppert) who tends to  [ Read More ]

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by Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi   Film-maker Maria Sole Tognazzi – daughter of an icon of Italian cinema, Ugo Toganzzi – has brought her latest film to the Open Roads: New Italian Cinema Film Festival at Lincoln Center in New York. ‘I Travel Alone’ is the story of single, middle-aged and beautiful Irene (Margherita Buy), who  [ Read More ]

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  the Jury will award the Golden Lion and other official prizes at the 70th Venice Film Festival (28 August > 7 September 2013) Bernardo Bertolucci has been selected to chair the International Jury for the Competition of the 70th Venice International Film Festival (28 August – 7 September 2013), which will award the Golden  [ Read More ]

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