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‘Lava’ is Pixar’s latest theatrical short film that will open their feature length ‘Inside Out’ and will premier at the Hiroshima International Animation Festival in Japan in August.
Is it a bird? Is it a pl… I’ll stop you there. It is a bird, well ‘Birdman’ to be exact, the film by Alejandro Inarritu that opens the 71st Venice International Film Festival 2014. Here’s more about the year’s most hotly tipped film and the round up of news about this coveted event.
We take a nostalgic and wonderful look at the stencils used to decorate the crates of the famously delicious Sicilian Lemons, in a gallery that reveals some delightful trademarks.
Dutch muralist Telmo Piper, with a little help from photoshop, has been taking his old childhood drawings and turning into realistic beasts from the animal kingdom. Ready for a little magic in your day?
The third Saturday of July (July 19th) sees Venice explode in a riot of light and colour with the celebration of its most spectacular festival La Festa del Redentore. It is one of the most unforgettable sights you could ever witness.
Whether a local or on vacation in Italy this August for Summer 2014, we’ve got the best art and photography exhibitions that are open all month, no matter how hot and bothered you might be. From Rome to Florence, from Milan to Venice, here’s our top 10.
Someone pink, sparkly, rich and oh so very blonde dropped a video as equally camp, this week. I’m talking about the wonderfully sugary Paris Hilton, whose Come Alive video is a feast for the eyes. Here’s the new music and videos that caught my attention this week.
Swide attended the two-day conference at Birkbeck, University of London on the different ways of looking at family, how that is symptomatic of the times through media, narrative and memory.
As an expat, when you live in Italy, no matter how much you fight it, no matter how you cling to your cultural identity, you become a little bit Italian. Here are some signs you’ve been living in Italy too long.
In case you’re still looking for the perfect holiday destination, Swide has 15 luxury villas in some of Italy’s most stunning locations, for the holiday of a life time.
The stars of HBO’s The Leftovers Liv Tyler and Justin Theroux are more than just survivors of the Biblical Rapture in the show, proving to be just as big a hit off screen, too.
The ancient Roman port of Portus is one of Rome’s hidden archaeological gems. Plans are afoot to open the remarkable site to the public creating yet another historical attraction of global importance.
Swide’s resident canine columnist, Mimmo the Dog turns his attention to summer. How to keep your dog cool in the sweltering summer heat? Mimmo has a few pointers.
After 6-weeks on crowdfunding site Indiegogo, actor Don Cheadle’s plans to create a biopic about iconic jazz musician Miles Davis have come to fruition, surpassing his expectations and making his directorial debut a hit in the making. Here’s more.
Andrea Ratti’s explores the world of Italian djs and electronic music producers. This week, DJ and producer collective Reset!
Guinea Bissau celebrates a Carnival with strong Latin roots and typical African flair. Bruno Zanzottera reports on pre Lent carnival for Parallelozero.
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Swide caught up with Anna Ewers backstage at the Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2014-15 fashion show in Milan. Find out more about this German beauty.
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