Oscars

Culture
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 03/01/2016 - 04:45
Italy had reason to celebrate at this year’s Academy Awards thanks to the well-deserved Oscar win by Ennio Morricone. The 87-year-old composer won Best…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Mon, 02/23/2015 - 20:58
Who ruled the Oscars 2015 red carpet? We let you be the judge of that - in the meantime, take a look at some of the celebrities spotting an Italian designer's…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Mon, 02/23/2015 - 14:28
A year after taking home the Oscar for Best Foreign Film with The Great Beauty, Italy is celebrating another Oscar win: during Sunday night’s 87th Academy…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 06/03/2014 - 04:30
Fresh from victory at the Oscars 2014 for “The Great Beauty,” Italian director Paolo Sorrentino is already back at work. Last month, he began shooting “Youth…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Sun, 03/02/2014 - 22:26
Italy won its 11th Oscar in the category of best foreign-language film at the 86th Academy Awards with "The Great Beauty" (La Grande Bellezza), directed by…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 02/25/2014 - 05:08
With Paolo Sorrentino's "The Great Beauty" (La Grande Bellezza) vying for an Oscar at this year's Academy Awards on March 2, Italian cinema is back in the…
by Katia Amore | Sat, 10/12/2013 - 05:30
“La Grande Bellezza” (The Great Beauty) by Italian director Paolo Sorrentino will be Italy's contender for the Academy Award for best foreign language film.The…
Culture
by Carol King | Tue, 02/19/2013 - 05:28
Composer Dario Marianelli has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Score for ‘Anna Karenina’ making him the sole Italian Oscar candidate this…
Culture
by Carol King | Mon, 02/18/2013 - 04:39
Los Angeles is celebrating Italian culture and style in the run-up to the Oscars with a series of events featuring film, music, fashion and art.On the eve of…
Culture
by Natalie Aldern | Thu, 10/13/2011 - 06:46
A film that garnered accolades in Venice has been selected as the Italian candidate for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar.Terraferma, the work of Italian…