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Salento Week: Experiencing Italian Culture through Films and Music
26 May, 2019 - 30 May, 2019
Salento Week returns to the Hong Kong Arts Centre for the 2nd edition this May. The unique event aims at promoting experiences of intercultural exchange between Salento and Hong Kong to increase awareness of less internationally known parts of Italy. Highlights include The 8th annual edition of the Salento International Film Festival screening world-class Indie films with an Italian and international focus and a free Pizzica concert by one of the best Salento folk music bands “Officina Zoè”.
The Film Festival which has been celebrating international independent cinema from all over the world in Hong Kong since 2004, will showcase six feature films from Italy, Brazil, USA, Iran and China.
Presented by Salento Cinema Film Society, the Italian Cultural Institute and the Consulate General of Italy in Hong Kong, in collaboration with the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO) and the Hong Kong Arts Centre.
Date: 28-30 May
Venue: Louis Koo Cinema, Hong Kong Arts Centre.
Tickets available at: URBTIX (ticket.urbtix.hk)
Ticket Price: HK$50
All screenings are Free Seating
Concert – Officina Zoè
Date: May 26, 2019
Time: 8 p.m.
Venue: Shouson Theatre at the Hong Kong Arts Centre