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And the winner is…….highlights from my Venice Film Festival

After 12 days of stars and starlettes, paparazzi and premieres Venice finally rolled up the red carpet and bid farewell to this year’s 71st Film Festival. Here are my highlights along with some of the winners and losers. Events kicked off … Continue reading

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Venice prepares to host the 71st Venice Film Festival

I’ve always been a behind-the-scenes type of person preferring backstage to the limelight so I decided to take a look at how Venice is preparing for the upcoming 71st Film Festival. The Venice Film Festival, or La Mostra Internazionale d’Arte … Continue reading

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I’m Montalbano!

If you like your detectives irascible, principled and loyal with an insatiable apetite for the truth, amongst other things, then Sicilian Salvatore Montalbano is your man. Italians know Commissario (Inspector) Montalbano as the head of the fictional Vigàta police precinct. … Continue reading

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