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Where Did They Film That? Italy : Famous Film Scenes and Their Italian Movie Locations (Paperback)

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“Three Coins in a Fountain.” “Roman Holiday.” “The Bicycle Thief.” In many of the greatest movies ever made, the biggest star was Italy itself. “Where Did They Film That?: Italy” is a unique travel guide that invites the reader to explore the beauty and cultural riches of Italy through the universal language of cinema.
“Where Did They Film That?: Italy” shows readers where to find the exact locations where many of the most famous movies set in Italy were filmed — plus nearby attractions, museums, restaurants, shops, and must-experience slices of Italian life. The beautiful and historic sites immortalized in great films are the reader’s keys to experiencing the best in Italian travel, art, dining, and living.
“Where Did They Film That?: Italy” gives readers in-depth knowledge of the behind-the-scenes details of great films by placing their locations within the full context of their history and meaning to Italian culture. Written by beloved Italian popera singer and television personality Romina Arena, “Where Did They Film That?: Italy” presents an intelligent and personal appreciation of Italian life and culture from a native Italian’s viewpoint. “Where Did They Film That?: Italy” is a unique combination of travel guide, film history, and cultural study.
No other book can match the mix of expert travel guidance, movie trivia, cultural knowledge, and charmingly personal idiosyncracy of “Where Did They Film That?: Italy.”
An irresistible combination of film history, travel guide, and the zest and seductiveness of la dolce vita, “Where Did They Film That?: Italy” is a new kind of travel guide that will turn Americans’ love of movies to a love of travel and new experiences.

A unique travel guide that invites readers to explore the beauty and cultural riches of Italy through the universal language of cinema, this book shows readers where to find the exact locations of the most famous movies set in Italy. The beautiful and historic sites immortalized in great films, including Three Coins in a Fountain, Roman Holiday, and The Bicycle Thief, are the reader?s keys to experiencing the best in Italian travel, art, dining, and living as each detailed location includes information on nearby attractions, museums, restaurants, shops, and must-experience slices of Italian life. Special sections highlight romantic Italian sites that are perfect for scheduling weddings and other special events, and the book includes recipes for dishes from famous films and authentic Italian regional specialties. Guided by celebrated Italian pop opera singer Romina Arena, readers will discover the real Italy as only natives know it through this irresistible combination of film history, travel guide, and the zest and seductiveness of la dolce vita.

Number of Pages: 144
Genre: Travel, Performing Arts
Sub-Genre: Europe / Italy, Film + Video / General
Series Title: Where Did They Film That?
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
Author: Romina Arena
Language: English
Street Date: May 12, 2016
TCIN: 16355292
UPC: 9781610351829
Item Number (DPCI): 247-32-4063
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