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The Town of Painted Doors

The Italian Riviera stretches 350 km (215 miles) from the French-Italian border to Tuscany.  Encompassing the coastline of Liguria, it crosses all four Ligurian provinces and their capitals, from Imperia to Savona to Genoa to La Spezia.  Tourists have long … Continue reading

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Stromboli: Il faro del Mediterraneo

Nella seconda parte “Isole”, del film, Caro Diario, il regista e attore Nanni Moretti e il suo amico sono alla ricerca di un luogo tranquillo per lavorare a una loro ricerca. Visitano 5 delle 8 isole dell’arcipelago Eolie, situaro a … Continue reading

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Stromboli: The Lighthouse of the Mediterranean

In the second part of the film, Caro Diario called “Isole,” director and actor Nanni Moretti and his friend are searching for a peaceful place to work on their research.  They visit 5 of the 8 islands in the Aeolian … Continue reading

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