The Rome Independent Film Festival (RIFF) will take place from 15-21 April at the Nuovo Olimpia cinema in Via in Lucina 16/g. Over 50 films will be shown from all over the world including the Czech Republic, France, Iran, Japan, Switzerland and the United States. Tickets are e3 for a single film, e10 for a day ticket and e50 for a festival pass. You can book online or visit Melbookstore in Via Nazionale 252/255, tel. 064885405. For more information and the programme contact RIFF, Piazza Buenos Aires 5,

tel. 0645425050,

or see