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TOGETHER FOR THE REFUGEES

Sunday, 15 June, 2014
Religion Today will take part in the programme for the Refugee World Day scheduled on 19-20 June in Trento in order to analyze the immigration theme and to answer these questions: who are the 40,000 plus people who have landed in Italy? And how many other people left their country in search of safety but died at sea? Two meetings to remember victims, to inform and to raise public awareness in this regard. On 19 June at Villa S. Ignazio, starting at 5.30 pm there will be a press conference and a meeting about refugees in the Province of Trento, followed by an inter-religious reflection on...

3 WEEKS LEFT TO SUBMIT!

Thursday, 12 June, 2014
Don't miss your last chance to present your film at the 17th Religion Today Film Festival: less than 3 weeks left till submission closes! The final day for submiting entries is 4 July 2014 . The Film Festival will take place from 10 to 21 October 2014 in Trento and other Italian cities. The competition will include feature films, shorts, animations and documentaries about faith and different religions, giving special attention to current trends and questions with regard to multiculturalism and inter-religious dialogue. This year’s theme is "Change! Religions and society": firstly an...

THE 2014 LIVING WORKSHOP

Sunday, 8 June, 2014
As part of the 17th edition of the Religion Today Film Festival, which will take place from 10 to 21 October 2014 in Trento and several Italian cities, a LIVING WORKSHOP will be held. Since 1997 Religion Today has been the first itinerant film festival dedicated to dialogue between religions. The main event is the annual film competition open to feature films, documentaries and short films on religious subjects. As part of the overall theme “Exploring the differences”, every year the organization chooses to focus on a different perspective, and the 2014 theme will be “CHANGE! Religions and...

FACE TO FACE: A BRIDGE BETWEEN ITALY AND PALESTINE

Monday, 2 June, 2014
We are very excited to present you Face to Face, a project aimed at connecting different groups of students from the Leonardo Da Vinci High School in Trento (Italy) and from the Hope High School in Beit Jala (Palestine). Let's join together, the first step is starting right now with an online meet up where the groups can get to know each other, hoping for a meeting in Italy or Palestine literally face to face! Why Italy and why Palestine? Because we believe that is crucial today to provide actual platforms where the youth can share a journey together, especially from regions so different both...

RELIGION TODAY IN ARMENIA

Sunday, 1 June, 2014
While the work continues on the 2014 summer programme, BiancoNero keeps building relationships with those who deal with cinema, and dialogue between religions and cultures all over the world. This year Religion Today has been requested to become a partner of the first edition of the Fresco International Film Festival , which will have place from June 21to July 6 in Yeravan and in other locations in Armenia: it is an annual festival of “Modern Art and Spiritual and Moral Films” that promotes discussion about film of every genre and kind " in which wars, violence, national, religious and any...

RTFF 2014: CALL FOR ENTRIES

Monday, 3 February, 2014
17th Religion Today Film Festival: 10-21 October 2014 Films and Faiths: join a great inter-religious experience! The Religion Today Film Festival is now accepting submissions. Since 1997 Religion Today has been the foremost itinerant film festival dedicated to dialogue between cinema and all religions - This year’s theme: Change! Religions and society - No entry fees - Only films produced during the years 2012, 2013 and 2014 will be admitted - SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 4 July 2014 Please refer to our regulations for additional details. For doubts and questions, please contact the following e-mail...

THE WINNERS OF THE XVI EDITION

Sunday, 20 October, 2013
After days of anticipation, shared both by the audience and the international guests attending the event, the 2013 Religion Today Film Festival, dedicated to "Visions. Reality and Utopia" finally reached its conclusion with its awards reception last night at the Teatro San Marco in Trento - Italy. The winner of the Grand Prize “In the Spirit of Faith” is the documentary “One Day after Peace” (by Erez Laufer & Miri Laufer, Israel-South Africa, 2012, 86'). The international Jury (made up of Sergio Botta, Abeer Haddad, Oren Tirosh, Marian Tutui) then awarded as best film “Mar – Snake” (by...

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