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Mika Kaurismaki Interview UFF 2020
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Mika Kaurismaki Interview UFF 2020

  The Finnish director and screenwriter, author of the comedy “Mestari Cheng”, talks about himself at the Umbria Film Festival and offers us the opportunity to take a look behind the cameras and the production process, through the director’s eyes and perspective. Mika Kaurismäki explains what led him to shoot “Mestari Cheng”: he wanted to...

Terry Gilliam welcomes you at the 24°UFF
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Terry Gilliam welcomes you at the 24°UFF

This year our President, Terry Gilliam, could not be with us to open the 24th Umbria Film Festival. He wanted to be present in some way, to give us his support in these difficult times. Therefore, he decided to send us a message, in which he invites everyone to be amazed and surprised by this...

Credits UFF 2020
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Credits UFF 2020

  The latest edition of UFF wouldn’t have been possible without the collaboration of an extraordinary staff! Out team is made of talented, professional and passionate people who are always looking for the next challenge. We would like to thank them in this way: with some very special Spaghetti Western style credits, created by Mana...

Drawings 2020: short film
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Drawings 2020: short film

  Drawings 2020 was screened on the very first evening of the Festival and surprised everyone! The short film has dragged the audience into a world full of colors and imagination,  in which the dreams still exist: they become true if you just believe in them, as the children of Drawings do.  

Winners of the 24th UFF
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Winners of the 24th UFF

Another edition has ended.  This year, Umbria Film Festival has been different from the previous ones, but still exceptional. We had to deal with the difficulties due to the Covid-19 emergency, but despite everything UFF has kept its purposes: to bring the magic of cinema to the streets, making it available to everyone, to excite...

Drawings 2020
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Drawings 2020

In April of this strange year, in the middle of the virus emergency, we decided to set up a project with the Danish director Lone Scherfig that documented children’s dreams in Montone. The idea was to see their thoughts and wishes for the future depicted on any surface and with any tool. Therefore, we have...

Catalogue UFF 2020
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Catalogue UFF 2020

  Read the catalogue of the 24th Umbria Film Festival edition. Films, short films and special events in Montone, from the 5th to the 9th of August.

Support and book a seat
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Support and book a seat

  Donate 35 euros to support the 24th Umbria Film Festival and you’ll have a guaranteed reserved seat for all the scheduled evenings. With your donation we will be able to carry on the Festival and to offer quality content and special events related to the world of cinema! Click on the link at the...

Program UFF 2020
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Program UFF 2020

  Download the brochure of the 24th Umbria Film Festival edition. Films, short films and special events in Montone, from the 5th to the 9th of August.

This year at UFF: Mestari Cheng
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This year at UFF: Mestari Cheng

Second preview scheduled at the 24° UFF: Mestari Cheng (“Master Cheng”). The movie is the latest by Finnish director Mika Kaurismaki, winner of many international awards and founder of the Sodankylä Film Festival.   Following the death of his wife, professional chef Cheng travels with his son to a remote village in Finland to connect...

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