The International Rome Film Festival (Festival Internazionale del Film di Roma)- held at the Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome and in other areas such as Via Veneto, the famous street of the “Dolce Vita” – has hosted major international premieres, actors and directors like Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Meryl Streep, public meetings, documentaries, retrospectives, exhibitions, concerts and live performances. Through the International Film Market, the Festival is also open to professionals, facilitating the circulation and sale of audiovisual products and supporting the production of independent films.
This film event was heavily promoted and sponsored by former Rome mayor Walter Veltroni, a great lover of cinema, and is organized by the Fondazione Cinema per Roma. The first edition was held in 2006. In 2009, the Festival has recorded 600 000 visitors for a total of around 100 000 tickets issued.
The film festival is held every year in Rome, Lazio, Italy and is suitable for people 18 and older. This year, it is happening from October 26 to November 5. For more information, please visit www.romacinemafest.org.
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