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Cineteca Nazionale

Cineteca Nazionale, the Italian National Film Library, established by state law in 1949, it is the most important cinematographic archive in Italy and among the major cinematographic archives in Europe and in the world. It is engaged in the restoration of Italian cinema: great masterpieces and lesser known  works are restored and projected every year, in accordance with the complex articulation of our cinematography.

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The collection of the Film Archive of the National Film Library, one of the richest in the world, consists of about 60,000 titles including feature films and short films.

The National Film Library has at the center of its institutional mission the preservation and restoration of the Italian cinematographic heritage.

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The Cineteca Nazionale makes available a vast catalog to the cultural organizations for events without commercial purposes. The catalog is made up of 75% of Italian films. Over 1,500 screenings are organized every year in Italy and abroad.

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Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia

The CSC – Cineteca Nazionale, with the contribution of the General Cinema Directorate – Ministry of Heritage and Cultural Activities and Tourism (MiBACT), presents the “Portal of the Italian Silent Cinema”. The project was born with the aim of giving visibility and access to the heritage of Italian silent cinema recovered over the years thanks to the commitment of the institutions and the tenacity of scholars

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The concept of Censorship is found where the artistic will to express itself meets the government’s intention to control. The practice of censorship has touched on literature, theatre, painting, without forgetting, inevitably, the Cinema.

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28.09.2022 – The CSC – Cineteca Nazionale is present at the 17th Festa del Cinema di Roma with the world premiere of the restored film “La porta del cielo…
27.09.2022 – LUCIANO SALCE 1922/2022IL CENTENARIO Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa GiuliaPiazzale di Villa Giulia, 9 – RomeAn event organised in collaboratio…
30.08.2022 – CSC – Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia will be present at the 79th. Venice Biennale International Film Festival  with the following initia…
20.07.2022 – CSC – Cineteca Nazionale sarà presente alla 79. Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica della Biennale di Venezia, nella sezione Venezia…
27.06.2022 – The 68th Taormina Film Fest (June 26-July 2) celebrates two great icons of comedy, Vittorio Gassman and Ugo Tognazzi. The two legendary actors will be…
23.06.2022 – Read or download in PDF A journey through time, in a place where time seems to have stood still, to tell the story of how cinema has dealt with Roman …
23.06.2022 – The CSC – Cineteca Nazionale is present at Cinema Ritrovato Festival, one of the most important international events dedicated to the appreciati…