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The Costume Institute’s ‘Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination’ to Be Previewed in Rome Next Month

WHEN IN ROME: The opening of the “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute is still a few months away, but organizers will stage a press preview Feb. 26 in Rome. The Met’s deputy director Carrie Rebora Barratt, The Costume Institute’s curator in charge Andrew Bolton,

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Rome Film Review: ‘Valley of Shadows’

November 22, 2017 4:25AM PT Haunting images evoking the destabilization lurking in the heart of children on the cusp of self-awareness in Matzow Gulbrandsen’s debut film A pallid boy, a dark forest and an indefinable sense of dread powerfully conjure up the primal fears of childhood in

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Rome Film Festival Lineup Packed With Crowd-Pleasers

ROME – The Rome Film Festival has announced a lineup full of crowd-pleasers, many out of Hollywood, that span a wide range of genres. The fest’s 12th edition opens with Scott Cooper’s brutal Western, “Hostiles.” Though world premieres are scarce, they include Japanese director Junji Shimizu’s manga pic “Mazinger Z Infinity” (pictured), produced by Toei Animation to mark the 45th ...

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