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Il Cinema Ritrovato 2019

33rd edition

From: 22/06/2019 - To: 30/06/2019

sedi varie / different venues - Bologna

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Date of last update: 02/07/2019, 18:16

33rd edition of the Il Cinema Ritrovato festival, held from 22nd to 30th June500 films in just 9 days from morning to late evening, 6 theatres and carbon arc projections in Piazzetta Pasolini turn Bologna into a heaven for cinema-lovers.

A journey between the origins of cinema and newly-restored films, an adventure through space and time that gathers cinema-lovers from over 60 countries. Il Cinema Ritrovato is a dialogue on the amour du cinema with its 120 thousand spectators: screenings of exceptional quality, the discovery of  rare films unknown even by the greatest experts and food for thought both inside and outside the theatre sparkdebates on cinema and culture, which nowadays are increasingly rare.

A festival that makes the past present, with a varied programme gathering everything from the origins of moving images to new documentaries that put into perspective the extraordinary images that the archives managed to safeguard.

This edition: Francis Ford Coppola introduces for the first time in Europe Apocalypse Now – Final cut, Jane Campion introduces the restoration of The Piano and much more...

Further info and programme at festival.ilcinemaritrovato.it

Experience the atmosphere of Cinema Ritrovato thanks to a special tour
with aperitivo and screening of "The warof the worlds"

  • From: 22/06/2019
  • To: 30/06/2019

Passes, supporter cards, daily tickets (free entrance in Piazza Maggiore)

Bologna Welcome Card holders can buy the Festival pass at a reduced price, € 55 instead of € 110.

The pass offers:

  • access to all the screening rooms of the Festival 
  • access to reserved seats in Piazza Maggiore (reserved until 10 minutes prior to the start of the film and while the seats last)
  • discount on the Cineteca di Bologna's publications, if bought at the box office of Cinema Lumière, at the Biblioteca Renzo Renzi, in the Bookshop under the Voltone del Podestà (piazza Re Enzo)
  • benefits and discounts in affiliated restaurants and hotels
  • catalogue and bags of the Festival

Info: festival.ilcinemaritrovato.it