Category Archives: JOTS

6 November

In 1939, Luchino Visconti moved to via Salaria 366 across the street from Villa Ada. Film director and antifascist, Visconti risked being arrested and went into hiding leaving his home in the hands of film star Maria Denis who was … Continue reading

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5 November

Wilma Montesi’s story is the story of an Italy in need of another Renaissance. An Italy scarred by war and Fascism. An Italy anxious to substitute misery with glamour. Wilma, aspiring actress, was a young woman whose romantic dreams became … Continue reading

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4 November

We wanted to take a walk this morning. Just around the neighborhood. But enough of a walk to stretch our legs, break the routine of being indoors, and update ourselves on what was going on around us. Unfortunately, the sky … Continue reading

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