Right now Giovanna Taviani is in Rochester New York presenting her work and conducting workshops with students at local universities, Rochester Institute of Technology and Nazareth College. Her film, "Ritorni" will be featured at the High Falls Film Festival, a festival dedicated to celebrating women in film. Check out her schedule here.
here and read my reviews of the films and my interviews with the filmmakers ..
Edoardo Leo from "The Legendary Giulia"
Paolo Mazzarelli from "Italian Gangsters"
Review Maria Sole Tognazzi's of "Me, myself and her"
Review of Cristina Comencini's "Latin Lover"
Nanni Moretti from "My Mother"
Review of Ivano DeMatteo's "The Dinner"
The N.I.C.E. Film Festival (New Italian Cinema Events) begins its annual U.S. tour, which will last through December.
Check city schedules here and check out my interview and reviews of this year's selections..
My interview with Tommaso Agnese from "Mi chiamo Maya"
Review of the Taviani Brothers' "Meraviglioso Boccaccio"
Review of Lamberto Sanfelice's "Cloro"