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Italian Films in Cape Town

Italian Language and Culture Week 2017

Italians in Cape Town, Italian expats living in the Mother City and everybody interested in Italian culture can look forward to the annual Cape Town Italian Film Festival which this year will take place between 16 October and 22 October 2017. The theme for the XVII edition of the Italian Language and Culture Week of the Italian Cultural Insitute Società Dante Aligheri will be Italian Cinema and its role in the diffusion of the Italian language and culture throughout the world.

During the Film Festival some award-winning Italian movies will be shown. All the films have received prestigious movie awards and will be screened in Italian with English subtitles. 

Italian Language and Culture Week Festival Program

There will be a variety of films shown during the Italian Film Festival in Cape Town. We will advise about the films as soon as we receive more information or follow La Dante's Facebook page here.

On 20 October 2017 the Italian week's organiser La Dante will welcome a special guest, Carlo Taglia, world traveller, who will visit Cape Town on his African journey. He will be speaking at the Società Dante Aligheri in Gardens. Tickets: R80/R50 for members. Contact La Dante for more info here.

Italian Film Festival Information

Where? Società Dante Aligheri at 137 Hatfield Street, Gardens

Tickets? For Bookings please call the Societa Dante Aligheri at Tel: 021 465 8261

Italians in Cape Town?

Of course! There are thousands of Italians, newly moved expats as well as some who live here for generations already. Read more about the Italian expat community here.

Are you an Italian living in Cape Town? Do you want to share some of your experiences with fellow expats in Cape Town? Then please contact me and ask for an interview form or just share some of your info. ExpatCapeTown will appreciate your help:-).

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