Istituto Di Cultura - Montreal

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New rules for acquiring Italian citizenship
New rules for acquiring Italian citizenshipSaturday, October 14, 2017 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

From December 4th 2018, the possession of an adequate knowledge of the Italian language, not lower than level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), is an essential condition for the recognition of citizenship pursuant to art. 5 and 9 of the law n. 91 of February 5th 1992. The verification...

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ItaliAmo, the new Farnesina app is now online for learning Italian!
"ItaliAmo", the new Farnesina app is now online for learning Italian!Sunday, October 15, 2017 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

Funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and developed in collaboration with the European Institute of Design, "ItaliAmo" is an innovative course to learn the basics of the Italian language and discover the beauty of Italy and Made in Italy through a trip with an exceptional duo: Leo (Leonardo...

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Portal to the Italian song.
Portal to the Italian song.Wednesday, February 21, 2018 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

The MiBACT and the Central Institute Sound and Audiovisual Heritage (former Discoteca di Stato), in collaboration with the SIAE and with the support of the major suppliers of digital music services (Spotify, TimMusic etc) have recently launched Italian song portal, a platform for online audience of over a century of Italian...

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General Data Protection Regulation - Information on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data
General Data Protection Regulation - Information on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal dataMonday, April 09, 2018 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

The Italian Cultural Institute of Montréal is pleased to inform you that the provisions applied by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on data protection and privacy have been updated in accordance with the General Regulation on Data Protection (EU 2016/679). In this regard, please read the fol...

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Accademia della Crusca: L'italiano sul palcoscenico
Accademia della Crusca: "L'italiano sul palcoscenico"Tuesday, April 10, 2018 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

As every year, the Accademia della Crusca in collaboration with the publishing house goWare has produced a book edited by Nicola De Blasi e Pietro Trifone dedicated to the theme of the Settimana della Lingua Italiana. Here the link to download for free the book in PDF: https://iicmontreal.esteri.it/iic_montreal/resource/doc/2019/10/crusca_italiano_palc...

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First season of Italy tout court!
First season of "Italy tout court"!Friday, August 09, 2019 → Saturday, June 06, 2020

Thanks to the support of the Italian Cultural Institute, Le Petit Septième  is pleased to announce the first season of "Italy tout court!", a short film broadcast event. On the occasion of the Montreal's Italian Week Festival, in August, five films will be screened on site, including the trilogy on the topic of i...

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Il Vittoriale degli Italiani - International summer school
Il Vittoriale degli Italiani - International summer schoolSaturday, August 10, 2019 → Friday, June 12, 2020

From June 8th to June 12th 2020, the international summer school, supported by the Foundation «Il Vittoriale degli Italiani», offers lectures, conferences, seminars and debates on the theme "Literature and literary civilization of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries between Italy and Europe". Classes are held in Itali...

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Project Graduates for Italian – 2020 Edition
Project "Graduates for Italian" – 2020 EditionMonday, August 12, 2019 → Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Now in its 6th edition, the project “LAUREATI PER L’ITALIANO” ("GRADUATES FOR ITALIAN") aims to facilitate the inclusion of teachers with a graduate degree specialized in teaching Italian as a foreign language, in foreign universities, for the 2020/2021 academic year. The program is sponsored by the Directo...

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Screening of the film “The Best of Youth”, produced by Italian director Marco Tullio Giordana
Screening of the film “The Best of Youth”, produced by Italian director Marco Tullio GiordanaSaturday, January 25, 2020

The Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal is pleased to announce the projection of the movie by Marco Tullio Giordana, “The Best of Youth” [It., 2003, 6 h 6 min, VOSTF] avec Luigi Lo Cascio, Alessio Boni and Jasmine Trinca. Saturday January 25, 2020 - 6pm 1st partSaturday January 25, 2020 – 8:15pm 2nd pa...

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“Nuova Mente: l’ispirazione classica e l’immortale nella poesia di Filippo Salvatore”, presentation and dialogue with the author
“Nuova Mente: l’ispirazione classica e l’immortale nella poesia di Filippo Salvatore”, presentation and dialogue with the authorMonday, January 27, 2020

The Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal is pleased to present the latest and refined collection of poems by Filippo Salvatore, entitled Nuova Mente (Vasto, Q Edizioni, 2018). Francesco D’Arelli, Director of the Italian Cultural Institute and Claudio Antonelli, writer and journalist, will present his work and a discus...

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Concert “Boccheriniana” with the Italian violinist Rossella Croce
Concert “Boccheriniana” with the Italian violinist Rossella CroceThursday, January 30, 2020

The Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur, thanks to the support of the Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal, presents Rossella Croce (violinist) in concert. Thursday January 30th 2020, 7:30 pmChapelle historique du Bon Pasteur100, rue Sherbrooke E, MontrealFree admissionReservations required starting on Thursday January...

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The “Day of Remembrance”: Giacomo Lichtner, “Frammenti di Primo Levi: storicità di Se questo è un uomo a cento anni dalla nascita”
The “Day of Remembrance”: Giacomo Lichtner, “Frammenti di Primo Levi: storicità di Se questo è un uomo a cento anni dalla nascita”Thursday, January 30, 2020

What is "Day of Remembrance"? January 27, 1945 marked the demolition of the gates of the Auschwitz concentration camp. Thus, as stated in Article 1 of the Law of July 20th 2000, n. 211, "The Italian Republic recognizes the 27th day of January, date of the gates of Auschwitz," Day of Remembrance "in order to remember the...

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The Italian director Paolo Quaregna, will be at the “Festival du film de Sept-Îles” 2020
The Italian director Paolo Quaregna, will be at the “Festival du film de Sept-Îles” 2020Thursday, January 30, 2020 → Sunday, February 09, 2020

The Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal, is pleased to announce that this year, thanks to its support, the Italian director Paolo Quaregna, will be at the “Festival du film de Sept-Îles” 2020 ” with the film documentary “La seconda patria”. Friday February 7 - 2020 | 6pm“La seconda patr...

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The “Day of Remembrance”: Giacomo Lichtner, “We’re free! Where are they all?’. Holocaust cinema and the liberation of the camps”
The “Day of Remembrance”: Giacomo Lichtner, “We’re free! Where are they all?’. Holocaust cinema and the liberation of the camps”Friday, January 31, 2020

What is "Day of Remembrance"? January 27, 1945 marked the demolition of the gates of the Auschwitz concentration camp. Thus, as stated in Article 1 of the Law of July 20th 2000, n. 211, "The Italian Republic recognizes the 27th day of January, date of the gates of Auschwitz," Day of Remembrance "in order to remember the...

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“Passioni”, Workshop 2020 for professional development in the field of Italian language, Opera, and the performing arts
“Passioni”, Workshop 2020 for professional development in the field of Italian language, Opera, and the performing artsMonday, May 25, 2020 → Friday, June 19, 2020

The Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal and the Scuola Internazionale di Teatro Italiano “Giovanni Grasso” are proud to present “Passioni”, summer 2020 Workshop for professional development in the field of Italian language, Opera, and the performing arts. The school and the workshops will be hoste...

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