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The Kindness of Strangers opens the 69th Berlinale
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The Kindness of Strangers opens the 69th Berlinale

Lone Scherfig returns to the 69th Berlinale with her latest movie The Kindness of Strangers The movie, in competition, opened the dutch festival February 7th as a world premiere, among the actors Bill Nighy, which received theKey to the City of Montone during the UFF 2017. The film is about a mother escaping an abusive husband...

Rosie at the UFF 2019!
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Rosie at the UFF 2019!

Rosie will be previewing on the screens of the 23rd Umbria Film Festival. The director Paddy Breathnach will be there for a Q&A with the public

Trailer UFF 2019
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Trailer UFF 2019

Watch the trailer of the 23nd Umbria Film Festival. Also this year is very exciting, with the most beautiful images of all the films and short animations that will be shown in Piazza Fortebraccio in Montone!

Umbriametraggi Competition 2019
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Umbriametraggi Competition 2019

Umbriametraggi is a contest aimed at Umbrian filmmakers which expect the competion between short films and documentaries produced or directed by young directors born or residing in Umbria. The Umbriametraggi section of the festival borns in 2007 and allows for the confrontation and knowledge of all the young directors between the region, forming a new...

Donate your 5X1000 to the UFF
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Donate your 5X1000 to the UFF

Do you want to support the festival? You can donate to our 5X1000.   Umbria Film Festival is an indipendent and quality manifestation, realized by the work of many volunteers and precious collaboration established in these years. The movie projections and the collateral events are open and totally free. If you love Cinema sustain our...

Lone Scherfig screenwriting workshop
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Lone Scherfig screenwriting workshop

On the occasion of the XXIII edition of the Umbria Film Festival (Montone, 9-14 July 2019), the award-winning Danish director and screenwriter Lone Scherfig will hold a ‘Free of charge’ writing course for cinema. The course, which will be held on July 13th in Montone (Pg), in the splendid Museum Complex of San Francesco and...

The Kindness of Strangers opens the 69th Berlinale
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The Kindness of Strangers opens the 69th Berlinale

Lone Scherfig returns to the 69th Berlinale with her latest movie The Kindness of Strangers The movie, in competition, opened the dutch festival February 7th as a world premiere, among the actors Bill Nighy, which received theKey to the City of Montone during the UFF 2017. The film is about a mother escaping an abusive husband...

Terry Gilliam in Montone
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Terry Gilliam in Montone

An event that you cannot miss. A free screening of the movie, both at 7pm and 9:00pm. “It’s a great pleasure to celebrate the beginning of the new year together with our honorary citizen Terry Gilliam – said the mayor of Montone, Mirco Rinaldi -. An exceptional evening for our area that enriches this holiday...

The Drummer and the Keeper best film
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The Drummer and the Keeper best film

The Drummer and the keeper wins the Audience Award 2018 for best film screened. The film wins the award in its first Italian screening at the 22nd Umbria Film Festival. The film, screened in the presence of its leading actor Dermot Murphy, conquered the audience in Piazza Fortebraccio, which elected it best feature film of the...