Domenico Capilongo’s latest book of poems is a blast-to-the-past, more specifically the 1970s. It’s a series of prose poems based on words added in the dictionary the year the poet was born.
Catering to kids of all ages, Marcangelo Benevenga’s new children’s book, Rain or Shine, is a heart-warming tale of Marc and his loyal dog Arya, who embark on an inspiring journey of finding motivation in unexpected places.
Opening across Canada on October 13, 2023. K-Films Amérique presents Il Sol dell’avvenire (A Brighter Tomorrow in English; Vers un avenir radieux in French), the latest film by Nanni Moretti. Giovanni, a renowned Italian filmmaker, is about to start shooting a political film. But between his marriage in crisis, his co-producer on the verge of bankruptcy and the rapidly changing film industry, everything seems to be working against him. Always on the edge, Giovanni will have to rethink his way of doing things if he wants to lead his little world towards a bright tomorrow.
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the death of master stained glassmaker and painter Guido Nincheri, Montreal’s Château Dufresne has created a new exhibit – titled Nincheri. From the Secular to the Sacred. – that brings together 40 original works by the Florentine artist. The works include drawings, watercolors, studies and sketches that showcase Nincheri’s first designs for the works he created for countless churches in Quebec and elsewhere. The exhibit also features a new digital tour of the Château itself, with a focus on commissioned works done at the request of the original owners.
Who knew a 19th century freedom fighter from southern Italy could provide inspiration for our current uncertain times? Montreal playwright and performer Michaela Di Cesare is clearly on to something. For the last several years, she has been learning everything there is to know about the tumultuous life of brigantessa Michelina Di Cesare.
The Order of the Sons and Daughters of Italy in Montreal, in collaboration with the Italian-Canadian Community Foundation, presents RIUNITI - Concert and Awards Ceremony at the Mirella & Lino Saputo Theatre at the Leonardo da Vinci Centre in Monteal. Friday, September 22, 2023 at 8:00PM. For tickets, please visit billetterie.cldv.ca.