Event Archives

June 19, 2019 - 8:00pm
Free Harris Theater screening of *Paisa'* (Rossellini, 1946)

Pittsburgh Filmmakers at the Harris Theater will be screening Roberto Rossellini's post-WWII (1946) masterpiece *Paisa'* (*Paisan*) on Wed, June 19 at 8pm. The screening is free and has been... View >

July 14, 2019 (All day)
Bastille Day Celebration at the Centre Francophone de Pittsburgh

Join the Centre Francophone de Pittsburgh as it celebrates Bastille Day. Details at the CFP website: https://sites.google.com/view/... View >

April 11, 2019 - 4:00pm
Passages | Translating Homer's Odyssey: How and Why

Emily Wilson, University of Pennsylvania, Professor of Classical Studies, Translator of Homer’s Odyssey
What... View >

April 3, 2019 - 1:00pm
Passages Roundtable | Translation & Migration

Translation and Migration Roundtable featuring Moira Inghilleri (University of Massachusetts, Amherst), ... View >

April 2, 2019 - 4:00pm
Passages | Translating the Landscape: The Visual Terrains of Migration

Moira Inghilleri, Professor and Director of Translation and Interpreting Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 

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March 27, 2019 - 4:30pm
Passages | Cinema and television in Europe and beyond: a history of censorship and manipulation through translation

Lecture by Elena Di Giovanni, University of Macerata, Italy, Professor English Translation and Pitt Italian Distinguished Fulbright Lecturer... View >

April 13, 2019 - 7:00pm
Italian Film Festival | Resina

Young cellist Maria returns to her native Alpine village where Quirino, a member of the local men’s choir, asks Maria to help the choir return to its former glory. Resina director... View >

April 12, 2019 - 7:00pm
Italian Film Festival | Una storia senza nome

Film Sponsor: Dante Alighieri Society of Pittsburgh

Valeria pens anonymous scripts for a successful screenwriter. One day she is approached by a mysterious man who gives her an unusual... View >

April 6, 2019 - 7:00pm
Italian Film Festival | Quanto basta

Arturo, a talented chef with a troubled past, is assigned to serve community time as a cooking instructor at a school for teenagers with Asperger’s syndrome. One of the students, Guido, has great... View >

April 5, 2019 - 7:00pm
Italian Film Festival | Il vizio della speranza

 

Maria lives day to day, without dreams or desires, as she ferries pregnant women across the river, like a modern-day Charon. But hope will pay her a visit, in its most powerful form, as... View >

April 4, 2019 - 7:00pm
Italian Film Festival | Balentes

A journey to expose the truth about NATO bombing ranges that have had devastating consequences on the local human and animal population of the once pristine island of Sardinia. (dir. Lisa Camillo... View >

March 30, 2019 - 7:00pm
Italian Film Festival | Io c'e'

Massimo, owner of a dilapidated bed and breakfast, is over-whelmed by his tax burden. But he has an epiphany: in order to survive he must transform his B&B into a place of worship! Tax-free... View >

March 27, 2019 - 4:30pm
Passages | Censorship in Cinema and TV in Europe

Elena Di Giovanni, University of Macerata (Italy), Professor of English Translation and Pitt Italian Distinguished Fulbright Lecturer

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March 29, 2019 - 7:00pm
Opening Night of Italian Film Festival USA--Pittsburgh | Ti presento Sofia

Gabriele, a former rock band guitarist, is now the owner of a music store and the divorced father of 10 year-old Sofia. He is such a doting father that when his friends fix him up on dates, all he... View >

March 22, 2019 - 1:00pm to March 23, 2019 - 6:00pm
Undergraduate Research Conference: “Migrations of Cultures”

Join us for this second iteration of the “Migrations of Cultures” undergraduate research conference, featuring research presentations on a range of languages and literatures and a keynote lecture... View >