Italian Style

On the set of "The Leopard" a look behind the scenes of Visconti's masterpiece
Italian Style · 24 May 2024
The penultimate weekend of the Borghi dei Tesori Roots Fest is coming up. The upcoming second weekend, from Friday, May 17th to Sunday, May 19th, will focus on the villages in the Palermo area and the two villages of Trapani. Baucina and Ciminna will offer unique experiences for visitors. For example, in Ciminna, visitors can explore the film Il Gattopardo - The Leopard through 300 set photos and listen to the Te Deum in the church of Santa Maria Maddalena.
The Formula 1 returns to Imola
Italian Style · 19 May 2024
The Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Imola is set to draw 200,000 spectators for its return from May 17-19, 2024. This follows the cancellation of the 2023 event due to flooding. The significant turnout is crucial for the region, emphasizing the importance of Imola's presence in the Formula 1 calendar until 2030. Imola, officially the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari, has a storied history in F1 since 1980, known for its memorable races and rivalries.

Mother's Day - Festa della Mama in Italy: a special Strawberry Cake
Italian Style · 11 May 2024
Mother's Day originated in the mid-1950s for two reasons: commercial promotion and religious reasons. It was established by Raoul Zaccari, senator and mayor of Bordighera, and Giacomo Pallanca, president of the Bordighera-Vallecrosia Flower Fair Authority. The festival took hold throughout Italy and was confirmed on the second Sunday of May, starting from 2001. On this day children offer gifts to their mothers, such as drawings or other crafts, and celebrate with a special cake!
Jovanotti's Song for the 2024 Giro D'Italia!
Italian Style · 16 April 2024
Italian musician Jovanotti, who is known for his love of cycling, has written the theme song for the 107th edition of the Giro d'Italia. The race will begin in Venaria Reale on May 4th, 2024 and end in Rome on May 26th of the same year. The organizers of the Giro d'Italia have expressed their gratitude to Jovanotti for his contribution, stating that it will significantly promote the Corsa Rosa. Even Rai, the Italian public broadcaster, has expressed its pride in collaborating with Jovanotti,

Jannik Sinner dazzles in Gucci for new Vogue magazine profile
Italian Style · 13 April 2024
In a new profile, the Italian reveals his further goals in what's been an "almost perfect" season thus far, which include more majors and the Paris Olympics. Jannik Sinner is getting comfortable in high fashion. For the second time in less than a year, the Italian has graced the pages of the U.S. fashion magazine Vogue. Just days after winning his third title of the season at the Miami Open, where he was photographed by Norman Jean Roy styled in Gucci.
Italian Capital of Culture for 2026: L'Aquila
Italian Style · 08 April 2024
Aquila in Abruzzo won the title of Italian Capital of Culture for 2026. Announced by the minister and representatives of the other 9 finalist cities. The other candidate cities will be our allies and accomplices in creating a new Italian cultural network ", commented the mayor Pierluigi Biondi after the announcement. "L'Aquila is preparing to experience its fifteenth anniversary of the earthquake: the recognition of Italian Capital of Culture (...) helps to rebuild the fabric of our community.

Stanely Tucci returns to Palermo for a National Geographic Episode
Italian Style · 25 March 2024
Stanley Tucci, the American actor returns to Palermo, wandering around the market stalls across the Capo Market. Tucci is shooting an episode of a TV series that will be produced for National Geographic. He had already been to Palermo in 2019 to shoot a CNN documentary. Now he's back for a new series with the provisional title "Tucci - The Heart of Italy". In a video on Instagram, the Hollywood star was filmed while walking among the stalls full of vegetables, fruit and food at the Capo Market.
Race for Glory - Audi vs Lancia with Riccardo Scamarcio
Italian Style · 18 March 2024
The movie Race for Glory - Audi vs Lancia - a true David vs. Goliath story spotlighting the intense rivalry between Audi and Lancia at the 1983 Rally World Championship. Against all odds, Lancia battles to regain its former glory with a combination of innovation and courage. After its release in the United States, Canada and France, the movie Race for Glory – Audi vs Lancia has now arrived in Italian theatres. With Riccardo Scamarcio who is also the Producer, Daniel Brühl and Volker Bruch.

Why Mimosa Flowers for Womens Day in Italy?
Italian Style · 09 March 2024
The former partisans Rita Montagnana, Teresa Mattei and Teresa Noce chose the yellow flower, the Mimosa. The women were elected on 2 June 1946 to the constituent assembly to write the Constitutional Charter together. Teresa "Chicchi" Mattei was responsible for choosing the Mimosa which happened to grow at the beginning of March. In line with Women's Day - La Festa della Donna - the Veneto Pasticceria KoSìdolce has created two gluten-free cakes with tropical fruit cream and caramel cream.
Netflix announces 'A.C.A.B' the TV series to be filmed between Rome and Piedmont
Italian Style · 05 March 2024
A.C.A.B. the new 6-episode serial project produced by Cattleya - directed by Michele Alhaique, is arriving soon on Netflix. It takes a look at a controversial riot cops unit, told through the stories of three veteran cops and a young recruit. Of the original cast of the film only Marco Giallini remains, and is joined, for this new project, by Adriano Giannini, Valentina Bellè, Pierluigi Gigante & Fabrizio Nardi. The series is based on the novel ACAB by Carlo Bonini and movie.

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