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Welcome to the Italian Film Festival USA!

Join Us!
Join us on a cinematic tour of Italy--all while in the comfortable seats of a venue near you!

Enjoy fifteen recent Italian films--captivating dramas, wonderful comedies and interesting documentaries--and two short film programs at more than 101 screenings nationwide.
Mailing List
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Fifteenth Edition
The Italian Film Festival USA takes place in 13 American cities-from the Atlantic to the Pacific-and the largest festival dedicated exclusivelly to Italian film in the USA.
The 2019 edition brings you the best line-up of recent Italian cinema with films from award-winning directors, as well as debut films from exciting new talent. This is your chance to see the latest and best in Italian film.

Thank You!
Sincere thanks to all festival sponsors for your ongoing support! If you would like to support the Italian Film Festival USA, please visit our Be A Sponsor page.

Mathera Capital

Year of Matera
We are celebrating "Matera 2019 Capital of European Culture", as declared by the Council of Ministers of the European Union, with the documentary Mathera. This fascinating film shows the beauty of the troglodyte city, originally named Mathera, that has become a unique tourist destination.
If you love to travel, don't miss this film!

EmeraldEmerald Theatre The Venues
Screenings are held in one of twenty-seven beautiful venues nationwide, such as the 1620 seat Emerald Theatre in Mt Clemens, built in 1921, and the 1100 seat Detroit Film Theatre, built in 1927!
Detrit Film TheatreDetroit Film Theatre