Rome Film Fest

For its tenth edition, the Rome Film Fest restores its original name, and will be held from October 16 to 24, 2015. On October 24th, a day will be dedicated to repeat screenings of the films.

The Auditorium Parco della Musica is confirmed as the main venue of the event: for ten days, the building complex designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano will be the centre of attraction for professionals, journalists, and film buffs, hosting screenings, encounters, exhibitions, events, conferences, debates. The 1,300 square metres of the avenue leading to the Cavea (an open-air theatre square used) will become one of the largest red carpets in the world.But the Fest will involve the rest of the Capital city as well.

The event is produced by Fondazione Cinema per Roma and promoted by Roma Capitale, Regione Lazio, Chamber of Commerce, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Fondazione Musica per Roma, Istituto Luce Cinecittà. The Main Partner is BNL Gruppo BNP Paribas. The Institutional Partners are the Ministry for the Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism, Ministry of Economic Development, ICE – Italian Trade Agency.

The Board of Directors of the Fondazione Cinema per Roma is chaired by Piera Detassis (representing Roma Capitale) with members Laura Delli Colli (representing the Regione Lazio), Giancarlo Cremonesi (Chamber of Commerce), Carlo Fuortes (Fondazione Musica per Roma), Roberto Cicutto (Istituto Luce Cinecittà). Antonio Monda is the Artistic Director, Lucio Argano is the General Manager.