Over seventy screenings, more than 100 guests, Hollywood lands in the gulf of Naples together with the protagonists of Italian cinema for the 24th edition of "Capri, Hollywood – The International Film Festival" (from December 27 to January 2) in the name of women; chairpersons 2019 I'm the director Francesca Archibugi, president of the Israeli artist Noa.
Bridge event between Italian and American cinema, founded and produced by Pascal Vicedomini, the festival is confirmed as the ideal preview of the global awards, fromthe Golden Globes at the Oscars: and the long list of awards announced at the presentation of the program also adds a prize to 'Marriage Story‘(Netflix) for the best original screenplay by Noah Baumbach.
American Shannon Mcintosh ('Once upon a time … in Hollywood) is the producer of the year. Godmother is the model Maylin Aguirre.
Among guests, together with the members of the Marina Cicogna board, Cheryl Boone Isaacs (formerly president of the Academy), Peppino di Capri, Franco Nero, Tony Renis and Enrico Vanzina, eight Oscar awards: Bille August, Cristian Mongiu, Bobby Moresco, Nick Vallelonga , Steven Zaillian (best non-original screenplay for 'The Irishman'), Alessandro Bertolazzi, Gianni Quaranta, Giorgio Gregorini.
Between directors Paul Feig ('Last Christmas'), Terry Gilliam, Michael Radford, Eva Dolezalova, Donato Carrisi, Alessandro Siani, Elisa Amoruso, Andrea De Sica, Gianni De Gregorio, Mimmo Calopresti, Igort, Agostino Ferrente, Simone Godano, Nunzia Di Stefano.
And again, among the actors expected: Robert Davi and Kierstin Dolbec, Yehuda Nahari Halevi, Costa Ronin, Cristina Donadio, Marcello Fonte, Sofia Milos, Alessio Lapice, Francesco Di Leva, Stefano Fresi, Paolo Ruffini, Orso Maria Guerrini (Peppino Patroni Griffi prize) and Fabrizio Ferracane ( Ennio Fantastichini Award), i manufacturers Angelo Barbagallo and Andrea Iervolino, the stylist Jamal Taslaq.
For the section musical the protagonists are the soprano Sumi Jo, Marco Messina and Sacha Ricci (for 'Martin Eden'). Lionel Richie is a 'Person of the Year', an award already collected in Rome.
The Legend Award was awarded to Sofia Loren.
The event is dedicated to the memory of Gillo Pontecorvo on the centenary of the birth: the director together with the current honorary president Lina Wertmuller he was one of the first supporters of the festival. Opening film the Italian preview of 'Piccole donne' by Greta Gerwig, followed by the previews 'Dolemite is My Name' by Craig Brewer and 'American Factory' by Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar (Netflix, present with seven titles), 'The Last Full Measures' by Todd Robinson,' Arctic Dogs) by Aaron Woodley (Notorious), 'Incitement' by Yaron Ziberman, and 'Legacy' by Dorian Boguta, Madalina Ghenea present.
Between projections specials, 'Judy' by Rupert Goold (Notorious), 'Queen & Slim' by Melina Matsoukas, 'Honey Boy' by Alma Har'el. Netflix: they will also see Scorsese's 'The Irishman'; 'Marriage Story', 'The Two Popes' by Fernando Meirellese; David Michode's The King. At the Casa Rossa in Anacapri, an exhibition with sketches, photos and costumes of Matteo Garrone's 'Pinocchio' and there will also be the costume of the puppet by Massimo Catini Parrini. At the Charterhouse of San Giacomo Photo exhibition 'My Divas' by Roberto Rocco, and symposia on global topics, including women and industry, The event has the support of Mibact D.G. Cinema and Audiovisual and Campania Region.
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