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Italian language services  is happy to present the Italian cinema through the pen of Italian writers and the eye of the Italian directors: we will present films based on Italian novels.

This short-course is designed for intermediate and upper-intermediate students of Italian.

The aim of this course is to expand the student’s knowledge of Italian cinema while improving their speaking, reading and listening skills through the participation in discussions based on selected scenes.

By taking part in this course, the students will expand and deepen their knowledge of Italian language and culture.The students will also develop a critical outlook and understanding of popular culture in Italian society by watching extracts and discussing selected movie scenes.

The teachers will use a communicative approach. All four skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing), will be practised, with emphasis on speaking.Students will also be offered guidance in self-study and be set optional homework tasks.

Dates: Sundays 5th/12th/ 19th June 2016

Number of hours per lesson:3

Total number of hours: 9

Time of lessons:13.30 – 16.30

Total price: £ 100

Location : Italian Cultural Institute, 39 Belgrave Square. London SX1X 8NX


Information and bookings

Italian Language Services at The Italian Cultural Institute

Monday to Friday, 2 – 5pm. Tel 020 7823 1887, courses@icilondon.uk

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On the 19 September 2015 from 10am to 12noon  at the Italian Cultural Institute we have enrolment and assessment tests.

If you have studied or have learned Italian before, we can offer a free assessment test in order to assess your level .

  • Possibility of meeting with some of the teachers to be introduced to the syllabus and the method of teaching and assessing your level.
  • Possibility to enrol in our classes with £10 discount
  • Knowing more about the Institute and its Cultural events
  • Light refreshment

Please click here to reserve a place

From 12noon to 3pm Free Tester Class for Complete Beginners

If you never studied Italian before we are giving a free tester of Italian language lessons  for complete beginners .

  • Free tester of Italian language lessons for complete beginner
  • Possibility to enrol in our classes with £10 discount
  • Visiting the library
  • Light refreshment

Please click here to reserve a place

Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or advanced, whether you want learn Italian for business or pleasure, we can help you perfect your language skills at a level that suits your needs, and times and days that suit your schedule. You can keep up to date with Italian culture by taking advantage of exciting Institute events, such as films, plays, concerts, lectures, books and poetry readings, and exhibitions.

The link to download enrolment form is www.icilondon.info

New term starts on the 28th of September check the calendar of Italian language courses organised by the Institute and our new workshops

You can enroll in person at the office from the 31st of August, Monday to Friday, 14.00 to 17.00 or you can send an enrollment form and payment by post to:


39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX

Click here for information on courses and dates

From the 31st of August: Monday to Friday, 2 – 5pm- Tel 020 7823 1887

email: courses@icilondon.uk



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Tomorrow the retrospective of the work of the Italian director Paolo Virzì kicks off.

More than 10 movies from Virzì  in 5 days, he has mastered the art of using tragi-comic characters and outlandish situations to make serious comments on modern-day Italy and its social issues.

The Italian Cinema London team looks forward to welcoming you to this latest event at Riverside Studios, buona visione.


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