Film Development Council of The Phillipines — 19.3.2021
On the occasion of the 700th death anniversary of Dante Alighieri, a new film by Massimiliano Finazzer Flory will be presented to the Philippine audience online in a world premiere on March 25
MANILA, PHILIPPINES, MARCH 19, 2021 — After the success in 2019 of “Being Leonardo da Vinci, an Impossible Interview” by writer, producer, and actor Massimiliano Finazzer Flory, the Philippine Italian Association (PIA), Dante Alighieri Society in Manila (SDA), and Italian Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines (ICCPI), under the auspices of the Embassy of Italy in the Philippines, join forces with the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP), National Library of the Philippines (NLP), and many other partners to present the latest production of Finazzer Flory’s production of Dante Alighieri and the “Divine Comedy” entitled “Dante Per Nostra Fortuna (Dante, Our Luck).”
The premiere screening will take place in Ravenna, Italy, on March 25. The date and venue are symbolic as March 25 is considered the beginning of Dante’s journey to the afterworld and Ravenna is where Dante passed away 700 years ago. Simultaneously, it will be screened online in Manila and other major capitals with a special heartfelt message from the author.
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