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Episode 9 - 23 September 2020


Venice International Film Festival is one of the most important events in the film industry. Find out which film received the "Golden Lion" this year, and listen to Tilda Swinton speaking Italian. Listen to the description of a literary event that took place in Ravenna earlier this month, and "save the date" for some great art exhibitions that you can see in Italian cities until next Spring.

After this presentation in slow Italian, Anna explains and translates key words and phrases with additional examples. Some verbs featured in this video: ASSEGNARE, PRESIEDERE, TRASCENDERE.

Answer the questions in the downloadable PDF to test your comprehension!

To know more about the events mentioned in this video:
77th Venice International Film Festival
Viva Dante - Dante 700th anniversary
Bologna, "Monet e gli impressionisti"
Padova, Vincent Van Gogh, "I colori della vita"
Roma, Banksy: a Visual Protest

Episode 8

In this lesson:

  • Mostra del cinema di Venezia
  • Viva Dante 2021
  • Mostre d'arte in Italia

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