For its 11th edition, the 50 Days of Cinema in Florence returns with a new collaboration with the David di Donatello and the establishment of the "Italian Rising Stars" award.
An intense program, which holds together important and historic Florentine festivals with an international character, bringing to the city cinema, culture, art, events and, new for this edition, the award to the talents of the future, the "rising stars" of Italian cinema.
In fact, the last event of the 50 Days will be the first edition of "Italian Rising Stars", a new initiative in collaboration with the Academy of Italian Cinema Premi David di Donatello, with a prize awarded by the David Jury to young actors capable of becoming ambassadors of the new.
"The Festival of Festivals" will begin on October 5 and continue until December 12 with nine festivals, premieres from all over the world, meetings with directors and actors, and lots and lots of cinema.
- October 5 -8
FánHuā Cinese Film Festival
- October 10 – 15
Middle East Now
- October 18 – 22
Florence Queer Festival
- October 28 – November 1
- November 4 – 12
Festival dei Popoli - International Documentary Film Festival
- November 15 – 19
Lo Schermo dell'Arte
- November 24 – 26
Festival Internazionale di Cinema e Donne
- December 1
Premio N.I.C.E. Città di Firenze
- December 7 – 12
River to River Florence Indian Film Festival
- Closing Event
David di Donatello - Italian Rising Stars
October 5 – December 12, 2023
Cinema La Compagnia + other cinemas
Project realized thanks to a memorandum of understanding between the City of Florence, Fondazione Sistema Toscana, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze and the Florence Chamber of Commerce, with contributions from the Ministry of Tourism and Fondazione CR Firenze.