08 July 2016
On July 8th, 2016, Kertzer was interviewed on Radio Anch'io (Rai1 Italian national radio) along with Emiliano Fittipaldi, one of the two journalists on trial for exposing the Vatican financial scandals. Kertzer's segment begins at minute 35:40 (in Italian). To listen to the interview, click here.
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17 May 2016
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22 April 2016
To read the article, published on April 21st, 2016, click here.
12 April 2016
Steven Spielberg announced yesterday (April 11th) that The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara will be his next film, to be shot in early 2017 for release in late 2017. It will be based on Kertzer's book of the same name and will star Mark Rylance as Pope Pius IX. Tony Kushner is writing the screenplay.
Steven Spielberg, who will direct, left, and Mark Rylance, who will act, right.
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05 April 2016
RAI 2, one of Italy's major TV networks, on April 3, 2016 broadcast a profile of David Kertzer's Italian research and books on a program called Sorgente di Vita.