4-7 May. The sixth edition of Rome’s Nordic Film Fest has Viaggio (Travel) as its theme and takes place as usual at the Casa del Cinema in Villa Borghese. The festival promotes the film industry and culture of the Nordic countries, and includes Italian premieres, documentaries and short films, in addition to encounters with actors and directors.
The event is organised with the embassies of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden – in collaboration with the capital’s Circolo Scandinavo and the film institutes of the participating countries. During the festival, on 6-7 May, a special edition of the Be Nordic culture festival will be held in the capital for the first time.
There will also be a photographic exhibition Donne forti – Luce tenue – Un percorso nella storia del cinema finlandese, marking the centenary of Finland's independence. Films are screened in original language with subtitles in Italian. Free entry. For details see website.