I’m a huge Elena Ferrante fan having devoured the Neapolitan Novels in the past 5 years. Not only did I enjoy the novels but also loved the HBO series “My Brilliant Friend” (L’Amica Geniale) which has had a successful run of 2 Seasons with 16 episodes. Being a huge fan of the production, I couldn’t be more happier to see the filming of My Brilliant Friend Season 3! Yes, it is happening right in the centre of Florence. I’m excited to be sharing these shots from fellow content creators who shared snippets from the filming location on Instagram. It is #FerranteFever for a reason, folks!
My Brilliant Friend Season 3 Filming in Florence
My pal Denya Pandolfi who has a tour company called “Grazieate” shared this fantastic Instagram Reel video!
Georgette Jupe from GirlinFlorence shared these gorgeous shots that take me to the 70s!
Content creator Laura Fusi captures a shot of these vintage cars
And then there’s this.. Wait, did we travel back in time??
Here’s a great overview of what the set looks like!
Couldn’t get more rad than this!
Here’s Lenu (Margherita Mazzucco) for you!
Gaia Girace and Margherita Mazzucco together
Season 3 of My Brilliant Friend is based on the book Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay. The new season is expected to be out in the later part of 2021!
- 10 Most Beautiful Places in Le Marche, Italy
- Midnight in the Piazza- an art mystery set in Rome
- 5 Non fiction books to understand Italy better
- A Writer in Italy- a podcast on travel, books and art
- Rome to Florence train- my first scenic journey in Italy
Header photo from Guardian
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