Upper Secondary

Guided tours

From shadow theatre to the Lumière brothers

The history of shows and optical devices before cinema: shadow theatre, the peep-show, magic lanterns, phantasmagoria (optical effects and illusions) and optical theatre, all the way to cinematograph.
Duration: 1h30
Price: € 3 ita / € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

Discovering 3D

The three-dimensional vision, studies and techniques that made it possible, from stereoscopic photographs from the nineteenth century to movies in 3D.
Duration: 1h
Price: € 3 ita / € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

From the idea to a film

An itinerary through all the stages of film production to discover everything that comes before the final product and the inner workings of the cinema machine: sequences, production documents, costumes, props, photographs and sketches.
Duration: 1h30
Price: € 3 ita / € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

The cinema emotion

Suggestive set designs and film sequences tell us about the genres and great themes of the seventh art, at the core of the Museum dedicated to the cult of cinema.
Duration: 1h30
Price: € 3 ita / € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

Cinema on paper

A selection of precious posters illustrates the most significant authors and films of the history of cinema, the evolution of the figurative taste and graphic design.
Duration: 1h30
Price: € 3 ita / € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

Treasure Hunts

In search of the lost set

A fun role-play game to discover the necessary components for designing and producing a film, including trade secrets and famous movie characters.
Duration: 1h30
Price: € 4 / student + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance
Available in italian only

Workshops on the movie set

Magic on the screen: digital special effects

How have special effects changed with the advent of the digital age? Invisibility, flying and the use of real and virtual backgrounds through the chroma-key and digital compositing techniques with three-dimensional objects.
Duration: 2h
Price: € 5 / student (in italian) +€ 3,50 reduced-price entrance
For information and costs about the activity in other languages  please call +39 011 8138 564/565 - prenotazioni@museocinema.it
Participants must bring their own USB Flash Drives to take footage home.
The footage will  be given to groups with release forms  signed by their parents. Download the release form here

How to shoot a movie

Practising the rules of cinematic language on the set and shoot the sequence of a film starting from a storyboard; once roles are assigned to the film crew and costumes are worn, the shooting can begin!
Duration: 3h
Price: € 6 / student  (in italian) + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance
For information and costs about the activity in other languages  please call +39 011 8138 564/565 - prenotazioni@museocinema.it
Participants must bring their own USB Flash Drives to take footage home.
The footage will  be given to groups with release forms  signed by their parents. Download the release form here

Lessons and Workshop

Move, shoot, animate!

The secret and the magic of cartoons: the Light Pantomimes of the late nineteenth century, the great Disney classics and Tim Burton’s stop-motion movies revealed by experimenting with different animation techniques.
Duration: 3h
Age:14-15
Price: € 6 /student (in italian) + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance
For information and costs about the activity in other languages  please call +39 011 8138 564/565 - prenotazioni@museocinema.it
Participants must bring their own USB Flash Drives to take footage home.

The sound of movies

Music and voice, sounds and noises: from the origins of cinema to the present day. The itinerary winds through the objects of the Museum's collection and video sequences that illustrate the basic steps of the inseparable relationship between the soundtrack and the film image.
Duration: 1h30’
Price: € 3 per student  (in Italian) + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance
For information and costs about the activity in other languages  please call +39 011 8138 564/565 - prenotazioni@museocinema.it

This itinerary can be combined with the  “Music and film – a history of movie soundtracks” itinerary, in collaboration with Turin’s Teatro Regio. Info Tel 0039 011-8815.209

Look who’s talking!

Experimenting with film dialogue adaptation and dubbing techniques, retracing the history of great dubbing artists and discover the magic formula that gives a voice to real and animated characters in a fun and interactive way.
Duration: 2h
Price: € 5 /student (in italian) + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance
For information and costs about the activity in other languages  please call +39 011 8138 564/565 - prenotazioni@museocinema.it

#SOUNDFRAMES Cinema and Music on Exhibit

#SOUNDFRAMES Cinema and Music on Exhibit  investigates the complex relationship between music and moving images throught the history of cinema. The main aspect of the exhibit is its multimedia nature, designed to offer the visitor a real experiential visit. The exhibit is exclusively made up of screenings winding along the Temple Hall’s helicoidal ramp; they create the ideal movie, telling the countless ways in which music and cinematic images have come together in over one century. Visitors will be provided with wireless headphones that are necessary for a 360 degrees immersion. 

#SOUNDFRAMES Cinema and Music on Exhibit - Guided Tour

The exhibition unveils and tells the articulated combination between cinema and music through an interactive stage design set-up: silent films, musicals, videoclips and rock movies. Discovering the role of music in the history of cinema, its greatest characters and interpreters. 
Duration: 1h
Price: € 3 ita / € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

Voyage into the universe of sound -Workshop

The relationship between moving images and soundtrack is traced through a visit to the exhibition. During the workshop the students will discover and experience the evolution from silent movies to talkies finding out the role of sound and music in cinema.
Duration: 2h
The workshop is in italian only - For information and costs about the activity in other languages  please call +39 011 8138 564/565 - prenotazioni@museocinema.it

Cinema&Rock – 50 Years of Contaminations. Lesson-Concert at Cinema Massimo

Cinema&Rock – 50 Years of Contaminations. Lesson-Concert at Cinema Massimo

Project by The House of Rock

The lesson-concert proposes the meeting between cinematographic images and its original soundtrack music performed live: from Elvis Presley to the Beatles, from "Tommy"  to "Woodstock", through the ages and film genres.  The students are involved into an historical musical exploration with a strong emotional impact.  To guide the participants in this unprecedented experience there will be the competent presence of a musicologist who will introduce the film sequences and the musical contributions.

Lecturer: Marco Basso (art historian, journalist, musicologist)
Musicians: Roberto Bovolenta (guitar), Ale Gariazzo (voice and guitar), Luca Mangani (bass), Elvin Betti (drums)

Date: Wednesday November 7th 9.00am - Cinema Massimo
Duration: 2 hours - two replicas are scheduled for the same morning
Cost: € 4.00 per student, free for 2 accompanying teachers
Reservations required: didattica@museocinema.it

 

Rock around the Screen

Il percorso esplora l’evoluzione del rock all’interno della cultura del secondo Novecento e la sua narrazione attraverso il cinema confrontando i modelli della sua rappresentazione (documentario, film-concerto, rock-opera, biopic).
Scarica qui la scheda di approfondimento

Booking

Call +39 011.8138564/565 /  e-mail:  prenotazioni@museocinema.it from Monday to Friday, except for public holidays, from 9am to 6pm (activities must be booked at least 10 days in advance)
Museum entrance fee: € 3,50 /student.  Free 2 teachers per group, disabled children and support teachers.
Activity participants: max 25

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