The Festival

Enjoy the Festival

PerSo Festival 2017: here you may find the regulation and the call for entry. Submit your work here.

The foundation

“La città del sole onlus” organizes and promotes Perugia Social Film Festival

Look at PerSo 2016

Here you may find the full program of the second edition, with all the events of PerSo 2016. See all the movie here.


Be in touch with PerSo Staff: we will be happy to answer any questions!
PerSo 2017

Call for entry PerSo 2017

PerSo Film Festival, at its third edition, is organised by the Foundation “La Città del Sole” – Onlus in the fascinating medieval city of Perugia. The aim of the Festival is to portray all the different aspects and widest meanings of the Social world through the Cinema of the Real. It is mainly focused on innovative documentary styles and their ability to merge different genres together. Five competitive sections (feature documentary, documentary short film, masterpiece, documentary promo and documentary related to Umbria), internationally known experts jury, masterclasses and special guests. Total prize € 22.000. You can send your works online: follow this link

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Visioni del reale

Visioni del reale

The Fouth Edition of Visioni del Reale, a film exhibition organized by Monimbò Bottega del Mondo in collaboration with PerSo – Perugia Social Film Festival, will start on December 15th with a very special preview. Four events are planned throughout February at the Méliès Cinema, located in the street Via della Viola – Perugia: the films selected are aimed to improve the awareness about current global themes and will be presented by authors/registers from all over the world…

Find out more about PerSo…

Looking through the lens the complex universe of delicate problems surrounding the Cinema of the Real.

What Is PerSo

The “reason” for this Festival…

Art Direction

PerSo’s Staff…

What happened so far

PerSo for #IJF15, Spoleto58, ecc…

About us

What it is been written and told about us…

Main sponsor 2016

Regione Umbria
Comune di Perugia
Comune di Perugia
Università degli studi di Perugia
Università per Stranieri di Perugia
USR Umbria
Rai Umbria
Scuola Umbra di Amministrazione Pubblica
Fondazione CaRiPg
Koala viaggi
Visioni e Illusioni
Associazione Fuorigioco
ARCS Lega Coop Umbria
Associazione Fiorivano Le Viole
Associazione Vivi Il Borgo
Associazione Borgobello
Borgo Sant'Antonio Porta Pesa
Cinema PostModernissimo
Cinema Zenith
Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia - Cineteca Nazionale
Archi's Comunicazione
La Repubblica
Taxi Drivers
Luoghi Comuni
Umbria 24