International Rome Film Festival
The 6th edition of the International Rome Film Festival will be held from October 27th to November 4th at the Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome with films and meetings whose protagonists are the stars of the Italian and International cinema. This festival usually pervades the whole city, with happenings organized in the historical areas of Rome. The festival has 4 different sections: the official one, with the full-lenght films participating in the competition, “L’altro Cinema | Extra” dedicated to documentary films, “Alice nella città” is the section dedicated to the new generation concepts, and “Occhio sul mondo | Focus”, the section dedicated to single Countries, with in-depth examinations, meetings and showcases.
The Cinekid Festival, on agenda in Amsterdam from October 12th to October 21st at the De Baile centrum, located in the heart of the city, is going to be one of the most important events of the year for children. It is a festival dedicated to films and telefilms for children between 4 and 16 where over 500 productions will be presented and where the audience will be participating in workshops, seminars and interactive games.
The London Bierfest has become a tradition in Britain: from October 5th to October 7th, the Old Billingsgate Market in London, the Victorian building in the heart of the city where once the fish market was held, turns into a gathering point for beer lovers. Bavarian atmospheres and costumes surround large tables of friends and colleagues who can book a table starting from 5.30 p.m. The popularity of the London Bierfest is continuously growing: till now over 30000 people attended to the event and the 500 guests per night of the first edition, in 2003, turned into 1700 guests per nights in the last couple of years.