Ribbon of the Year to “Miss Marx”

Susanna Nicchiarelli’s Miss Marx wins the Ribbon of the Year 2021, an award that the Board of the Union of Italian Film Journalists presents to a film that deserves a special highlight due to his excellency.

“Tolo Tolo” wins the David Audience Award

Penned, directed and played by Luca Medici / Checco ZaloneTolo Tolo win this year’s David Audience Award. 

Monica Bellucci, Special David Award 2021

Monica Bellucci will receive the Special David Award 2021 at the 66th edition of the David di Donatello Awards. 

Alice Rohrwacher’s short “Four Roads” on MUBI

The latest, poetic short film by Alice Rohrwacher, Four Roads, shot in 16mm during the lockdown, is available exclusively on MUBI from May 14th.

Special David Award to Diego Abatantuono

Special David Award 2021 to Diego Abatantuono, the prize will be presented on May 11th during the ceremony of the 66th David di Donatello Awards.

Silvio Orlando and Toni Servillo in “The Inner Cage”

Currently in post-production, the new film by Leonardo Di Costanzo, titled The Inner Cage. Penned by Leonardo Di Costanzo, Bruno Oliviero and Valia Santella, the film stars Silvio Orlando and Toni Servillo

Gianni Amelio to shoot film on the Braibanti trial

Between May and June, Gianni Amelio will start shooting his new film, Il signore delle formiche [lit. The Lord of Ants], inspired by the legal persecution and moral lynching of Aldo Braibanti.

Sandra Milo, David Award for Lifetime Achievement

Actress Sandra Milo will receive a David Award for Lifetime Achievement at the 66th edition of the David di Donatello Awards, whose ceremony will be aired on May 11th.

Toni Servillo is Casanova for Salvatores

The title is Casanova’s Return and will star Toni Servillo in the leading role. The new film by Gabriele Salvatores is adapted by the eponymous story by Austrian writer Arthur Schnitzler, and is penned by the director with Umberto Contarello and Sara Mosetti.