25 APRIL 1945 – ITALIAN LIBERATION DAY From the Resistance then to global Resistance today
Join FILEF to celebrate Italian Liberation Day, commemorating 25 April 1945 and the Victory of the Resistance against nazi-fascism that gave birth to the Italian Republic and to a Constitution founded on the values of democracy and work.
The Festa della Liberazione or Festa del 25 Aprile is a classic yearly celebration for FILEF and its supporters, over nearly 50 years of activism in Australia.
Pierina Pirisi, historical founder and activist of Filef in Australia, will speak on Women in the Italian Resistance,
Film fan and linguist, Cesare Popoli has compiled dramatic stories of resistance and liberation by great masters of Italian cinema
So come and join us!
In the meantime enjoy the song Bella Ciao
recorded by the Filef Group Bella Ciao in 1982.