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In anticipation of the 71st Venice Film Festival with opens on the 27th August Swide tells you everything you need to know about the Italian contingent at the festival.
Legendary film editor Thelma Schoonmaker is to receive the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement at this year’s Venice Film Festival along with film director Frederick Wiseman. Schoonmaker could be described as the woman behind Martin Scorsese’s work.
Marco D’Amore, protégé of Toni Servillo, cold blooded killer in the hit Italian series “Gomorra”, a young man with acting in his blood, who is destined for greatness. Find out more about the man behind Ciro L’immortale.
Here’s a look at the films being released during the first half of Fall 2014 – September and October – that you can’t afford to miss. From tense thrillers through to shameful comedies, saying goodbye to Summer won’t be so hard after all.
Swide retraces Enrico Costantini’s steps on his incredible Asian adventure through a series of photographic reportages. Costantini’s signature outlook and the wonders of the countries he visite give life to Asia in the Sky.
Summertime is in full swing and it’s time you start putting your summer sun playlists together and making a soundtrack to score the good times ahead. Need some ideas? Well, I’m going to be sharing my favourite feel good tracks from each decade. This week the 1990s.
Today, the 16th of August is the 2000th anniversary of the death of Augustus Caesar, the first and greatest ruler of Rome. His legacy lasted for 1500 years and is still seen today. Here are 10 facts about the emperor Augustus Caesar.
Here are the artists that have been getting music critics and lovers all hot under the collar during the last year or so, and who are worth your time during the rest of 2014. Including the much talked about FKA Twigs, here are the music acts that you should be listening to.
From Milan to New York and from London to Paris, here are the exhibitions you can’t afford to miss in September. There’s Horst, Marc Chagall, Duchamp and more.
Go to any Italian town or village and you’ll see benches in piazzas and on streets occupied by retired Italian gentlemen. To the foreign tourist maybe they look idle or lazy, but these guys have life worked out, there’s much we can learn from them.
It’s time to reflect on the albums that have been big news in 2014 so far, including the biggest sellers and those that have won the critics and myself over. From Beyonce to Damon Albarn, here are the best albums of 2014 so far.
Summertime is in full swing and it’s time you start putting your summer sun playlists together and making a soundtrack to score the good times ahead. Need some ideas? Well, I’m going to be sharing my favourite feel good tracks from each decade. This week the 1980s.
While we are anxiously awaiting the 13th studio album, we have taken the time to help a friend of Swide, Nadir Catalano – a hardcore Madonna fan – rank the 12 existing albums published these past 30 years in order from worst to best. Do you agree with us?
Today is Ferragosto the height of the Italian summer. To celebrate we’ve picked 15 things that make an Italian summer. Enjoy.
Summertime is in full swing and it’s time you start putting your summer sun playlists together and making a soundtrack to score the good times ahead. Need some ideas? Well, I’m going to be sharing my favourite feel good tracks from each decade. This week the 1970s.
Old school dancing, set dancing, ballroom and tango and more are how the older generations pass their summer evenings all over Italy. It’s an ancient tradition that will live on as the younger generations have rekindled an interest in the pass time.
Martyred for his faith
Its time to go shopping for your Fall wardrobe and its time to update your accessories. We know that accessories will make or break an outfit, so why not follow Swide’s list of must buys from the Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2014-15 menswear collection?
Swide caught up with Nastya Sten backstage at the Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2014-15 fashion show in Milan. Find out more about the icy Russian’s interests and habits.
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