ASIATICA FILM FESTIVAL A WEGIL
The 19th edition of Asiatica - Meetings with Asian Cinema begins. The Festival will take place from 3 to 10 October in two important structures of the capital: the Nuovo Sacher Cinema in Largo Ascianghi, 1 by Nanni Moretti and WEGIL, Largo Ascianghi, 5, the space reopened by the Lazio Region.
30 films in review, including feature films, documentaries and short films from Asia, many of which were unpublished in Italy and Europe. The screenings will take place in the Cinema of Nanni Moretti, where the guest directors will tell the stories and the oriental culture described in their film.
The WEGIL building is instead intended to host meetings and book presentations, but also food and wine events with quality oriental cuisine. It will be the cultural hub of Via Ascianghi 5 to host the Opening of the Asian Film Festival scheduled for October 3rd.
During the evening there will be a show of Mystic Persian Dance (Sufi), with the dancer Zeinabkhatoon Ghalazade accompanied by the ensemble Anahita, as well as an Asian food tasting of the Damplings restaurant accompanied by live jazz music.
Please check the full program of the event here: https://www.wegil.it/evento/asiatica-film-festival-incontri-cinema-asiatico-wegil/
For further information about the festival, please check out the following link: www.asiaticafilmfestival.com