MILANO COMMUNITY REBUILDING presents THE FIRST WAVE. Milan in the time of Covid-19

MILANO COMMUNITY REBUILDING presents THE FIRST WAVE. Milan in the time of Covid-19

On Friday 18th December, 2020 starting at 7 pm, live streaming from BASE Milano on MFF YouTube Channel

Live from the creative hub BASE Milan, meetings and reflections about the theme of cinema and community will introduce the world premiere of the collective film THE FIRST WAVE. Milan in the time of Covid-19, born by the Instant Corona project started in the first lockdown.

The screening will be anticipated by a series of talks, interviews, and round tables on the role of the cinema in building community identity, considering the Milanese experience in this period of constant emergency.

The event encourages a new dialogue with the community of Milan and with Italy about the role of culture as a promoter of the reconstruction of the sense of community, deeply changed by the pandemic, and the role of independent cinema, with its directors as social agitators, able to stimulate reflections, questions and the search for new answers.

The evening is organized by ​​Milano Film Festival and MIR Cinematografica, in collaboration with BASE Milano, AIR3 Italian Association of Directors, Operà Music, Proxima Milano and NABA, Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti, with the support of the Municipality of Milan and UBI Italian Buddhist Union.

The collective film THE FIRST WAVE. Milan in the time of Covid-19 is produced by MIR Cinematografica, in collaboration with RAI Cinema, in collaboration with AIR3 Associazione Italiana Registi and Milano Film Festival, in collaboration with Proxima Milano, Operà Music and NABA, Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti.

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