Searching and Exploring Data in a Software Architecture for Film-Induced Tourism

  • Sandro Savino
  • Nicola OrioEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 701)


Film induced tourism is a recent phenomenon, rising increasing interest in tourism management and promotion. A research project on this topic has been recently investigated at the Department of Cultural Heritage of the University of Padua, resulting in the development of a software architecture for the promotion of film-induced tourism, capable of storing and providing rich information about the movies produced in a selected geographic area. This paper presents the design and implementation of the solutions developed to search and explore the data stored in the software architecture.


Film-induced tourism Film annotation User interfaces Personalization 



The work reported has been partially funded by the European Commission under the FSE (Fondo Sociale Europeo - European Social Fund) initiative. The authors thanks the colleagues in film study, Farah Polato and Giulia Lavarone, who collaborated to the system design and coordinated the population of the database.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Cultural HeritageUniversity of PaduaPaduaItaly

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