|when:||March 29th - April 6th, 2023|
|address:||Rua da Boavista, 84, 3º andar|
1200-068 Lisboa, Portogallo
|tel:||+351 210 156 210|
The Festa do Cinema Italiano involves over 20 cities throughout Portugal including Lisbon, Porto, Coimbra, Funchal and the Algarve. It is the main event in Portugal dedicated to Italian cinema and culture and is supported by Cinecittà, the Italian Embassy and the Italian Cultural Institute in Lisbon and has the support of many Portuguese institutions and private companies such as Piaggio, Martini and Generali .
The event dedicates ample space to contemporary Italian cinema with the presentation of over 50 films including feature films, documentaries and short films, most of which are screened in national premiere.
The Festa do Cinema Italiano does not stop in Fernando Pessoa's homeland but continues on
its journey in Lusophone Africa (Angola, Mozambique and Cape Verde), East Timor and Brazil for a great closing event, reaching over 40,000 spectators on four different continents.