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…
Culture
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…
Culture
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.…
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…