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When The Italian Cultural Center of Buffalo, New York (ICCB), the Federation of Italian-American Societies of Western New York (FASWNY), and the Per Niente Club of Buffalo sponsored a special screening of the new feature-length documentary “Sicily: Land of Love and Strife” as a fundraiser, they didn’t know what to expect in return. Would a film dev...

Join us for the first weekend of Cinema in Piazza, a series of twelve outdoor film screenings about Italian and international Post-war artists, in the courtyard of Magazzino Italian Art (2700 Route 9, Cold Spring, NY 10516), in collaboration with Artecinema and the Cold Spring Film Society. This weekend we are featuring films about Arte Povera prec...

Kairos Italy Theater e KIT Italia annunciano la nuova edizione di In Scena! Italian Theater Festival NY 2019, il primo festival di teatro italiano a coinvolgere tutti i cinque distretti della città, realizzato in collaborazione con le principali Istituzioni culturali italiane e americane. E' aperta la selezione delle proposte per il programma che s...

Under sunny skies and balmy breezes, Casa Belvedere played host to the sixth annual Corrado Joe Manfredi Golf & Bocce Classic at Silver Lake Golf Course and later at the cultural center on Grymes Hill. On a day that brimmed with Italian flair, linksters not only took to the greens, but also were afforded specialty food tastings and chances to win p...

Minton's Playhouse, New York. Notte. Inquadratura fissa. "Fifty years are not a joke". Esordisce così Antonio Ciacca, direttore artistico del Festival del jazz della Spezia, nella conferenza stampa di presentazione della cinquantesima edizione della rassegna più longeva d'Italia, che si svolge ininterrottamente dal 1969 nei parchi, nelle piazze e n...

July 8 (Sunday) 4:00 pm: Brooklyn Cyclones Italian Cultural Night. The Brooklyn Cyclones are hosting their annual Italian Cultural Night! This will be a night of celebrating our Italian heritage, with restaurants, bakeries, and other Italian businesses from all over Brooklyn to participate.There will be live Italian entertainment, as well as events...

New York City Based Travel Journalist Valarie D’Elia wins NY Press Club Award for Best Travel Writing For TV. “The Making of a Maestro, from Castelfranco to Carnegie Hall” is a feature about a global music figure who shares roots in the same small Italian village as the reporter, Valarie D’Elia. The 8:30 piece takes an intimate look at the backstor...

American business magnate Rocco Commisso is reportedly set to buy AC Milan after it appears that the ownership of Yonghong Li has come to an end after he missed a payment, paving the way for a takeover. Commisso is reportedly working with Goldman Sachs in order to secure the funding to purchase Milan, looking to outpace a rival bid from Chicago Cub...

The opera-themed film In the Mouth of the Wolf is set to be shown in Bolton Landing on Monday, June 25th, at 7:30 pm. This opening selection of the Sembrich Summer Film Series will be presented at Bolton Free Library, 4922 Lake Shore Drive, and is open free and open to the public. This documentary, virtually unseen since first being shown on U.S. t...

Italian director Paolo Genovese, whose concept movie “Perfect Strangers” involving smartphones and personal secrets is making a global splash, is set to make his English-language debut with “The First Day of My Life,” a New York-set suicide dramedy with echoes of Frank Capra’s classic “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Based on Genovese’s novel of the same t...

Saturday, July 7th, 2PM - Concert, “Colonna Sonora” Film Music, Italian Style, in honor of the 175th anniversary of the Antonio Meucci home and the 211th birthday of Giuseppe Garibaldi. Garibaldi-Meucci Museum | 420 Tompkins Avenue | Staten Island, NY 10305 Prior to the concert the museum will hold a flag ceremony to honor all veterans and communit...

Anything can happen on the final day in any golf event, and that was certainly the mindset that teammates Jon Gren Jr. and Peter Morgante took into the third and final afternoon of the 48th annual Italian-American Charity Golf Tournament on the Double Black Diamond course at Holiday Valley Resort on Saturday. The pair, which claimed its first victo...