Is now in its 8th edition and will take place in the ancient city of Pompeii from 1st to 7th August 2016 at the amphitheater of La Cartiera’s natural park. Movie screenings, doc and short films, festivals, exhibitions, and the long-awaited Italian Movie MasterClass, free educational cinematographic courses for 100 students who dream of great cinema. The festival is created and directed by Carlo Fumo. The theme of the next edition is: RESEARCH. The President of the jury us the worldwide renowned researcher Dr. Prof. Antonio Giordano President – Sbarro Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine. Since its birth on the festival has been getting more than 108,000 certified presences in 49 total days of events in 8 different locations in Italy and abroad. To date, more than 1,000 works have participated, with 150 of them been selected and shown on screen in their own categories.