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 27 December to 2 January) in the name of women; 2019 chairpersons are the director Francesca Archibugi, president of the Israeli artist Noa.
A bridge event between Italian and American cinema, founded and produced by Pascal Vicedomini, the festival confirms to be the ideal preview of the global awards, from the Golden Globes to the Oscars: and to the long list of awards announced at the presentation of the program is also added a prize to Marriage Story (Netflix) for the best original screenplay by Noah Baumbach. The American Shannon Mcintosh (Once Upon A Time … in Hollywood) is the producer of the year. Godina is the model Maylin Aguirre. Among the guests, together with the members of the board, Marina Cicogna, Cheryl Boone Isaacs (former president of the Academy), Peppino di Capri, Franco Nero, Tony Renis and Enrico Vanzina, eight Academy Awards: Bille August, Cristian Mongiu, Bobby Moresco, Nick Vallelonga, Steven Zaillian (best screenplay not original for The Irishman), Alessandro Bertolazzi, Gianni Quaranta, Giorgio Gregorini. Among the 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 Of Stefano.
And again, among the expected actors: 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 (prize Peppino Patroni Griffi) and Fabrizio Ferracane (Ennio Fantastichini Award), the producers Angelo Barbagallo and Andrea Iervolino, the designer Jamal Taslaq. For the musical section, among the protagonists are the soprano Sumi Jo, Marco Messina and Sacha Ricci (for 'Martin Eden'). Lionel Richie is Person of the Year, a prize already collected in Rome. The Legend Award was given to Sofia Loren.
The event is dedicated to the memory of Gillo Pontecorvo on the centenary of his birth: the director together with the current honorary president Lina Wertmuller was among the first supporters of the festival. Opening film of the Italian premiere of Little Women by Greta Gerwig, will follow the Dolemite is My Name previews of 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, present Madalina Ghenea. Among the special screenings, Judy by Rupert Goold (Notorious), Queen & Slim by Melina Matsoukas, Honey Boy by Alma Har'el. About Netflix: you will also see Scorsese's The Irishman; Marriage Story, The Two Popes by Fernando Meirellese; The King by David Mich “de. At the Casa Rossa in Anacapri, an exhibition with sketches, photos and costumes by Pinocchio by Matteo Garrone and there will also be the costume of Massimo Catini Parrini's puppet. At the Certosa di San Giacomo photographic exhibition My Divas by Roberto Rocco, and symposiums on global themes, including women and industry. © REPRODUCTION RESERVED