15 April 2018
AWARDS

AWARDS of the 19th edition of the Festival del Cinema Europeo    “Cristina Soldano Award for Best Film” Golden Olive Tree to The party’s over by Marie Garel-Weiss Mario Verdone Award to RobertoRead more ›

14 April 2018
JASMINE TRINCA RECEIVES THE GOLDEN OLIVE TREE FOR CAREER ACHIEVEMENT

  Jasmine Trinca, winner of the David di Donatello 2018, is the actress to whom the “Protagonists of Italian Cinema” section is dedicated. During A with the audience hosted byRead more ›

14 April 2018
NATIONAL PREMIERE: BREATHS BY ALFREDO FIORILLO – SPECIAL EVENT

The national premiere of the film Breaths by Alfredo Fiorillo will be shown out of competition. The film tells the story of a 40-year- old engineer who, after a mysteriousRead more ›

14 April 2018
– ROAD TO MYSELF BY ALESSANDRO PIVA. ANCIENT ROUTES OF SOUTHERN ITALY

  The screenings of the Cinema and Reality section end with Road to Myself by Alessandro Piva, a travel documentary about some of the most picturesque cultural itineraries of Basilicata, Calabria,Read more ›

14 April 2018
ROBERTO DE PAOLIS WINS THE 9TH MARIO VERDONE AWARD

The 9th Mario Verdone Award goes to Roberto De Paolis for Pure Hearts, an intense but also highly realistic film that reveals, together with the topicality of its theme, aRead more ›

13 April 2018
ILDIKÓ ENYEDI RECEIVES THE GOLDEN OLIVE TREE FOR CAREER ACHIEVEMENT

  The Hungarian ILDIKÓ ENYEDI, winner, with On Body and Soul, of the Golden Bear at the Berlinale 2017, is the director to whom the European Film Festival dedicates theRead more ›

13 April 2018
NATIONAL PREMIERE: PRIMA CHE IL GALLO CANTI. THE SPIRITUAL LEGACY OF DON ANDREA GALLO

  Within the Cinema and Reality section, there will be the national premiere of the documentary Prima che il Gallo canti (Italy, 2017) by Cosimo Damiano Damato, the spiritual legacyRead more ›

12 April 2018
20th edition SAVE THE DATE!

  The 20th edition of the Festival del Cinema Europeo will take place in Lecce from 8th to 13th April 2019 The dates for next year’s edition have been released todayRead more ›