Roland Emmerich at Concordia University Shakespeare Centre in Downtown Portland

My name is Francesca. I am from Italy and I am a student at Bocconi University. I am studying Economics for the Arts, and my passion for cinema brought me to become an intern at the Oregon Film Office this summer. As an intern and a student, I will have the opportunity to attend a […]

An Italian Perspective on American Cinema

by Francesca Serra Oregon Film Intern from Napoli, Italy In Italy, the idea of American cinema is tightly connected with Hollywood and sensationalist movies where the hero is always handsome and honest and the audience knows that. ┬áBy the end of the movie, he will defeat all his enemies who, of course, are ugly and […]