"Manuel" wins Jury Prize in Brussels
Manuel, first feature film by Dario Albertini, produced by Bibi Film and TIMVISION Production, won the Jury Prize at the prestigious Brussels Film Festival. The Audience Award went to Iran's No Date, No Signature by Vahid Jalilvand instead. Besides Matteo Garrone's Dogman, Manuel was the only Italian film in the Internation competition of the festival. The film confirmed its status as a noteworthy Italian debut that is winning wide acclaim on an international level.
Rai Cinema congratulates Laura Bispuri on her award at the Shanghai International Film Festival. After the success at the latest Berlinale, Daughter of Mine wins the Media Choice Award for Best Film in the new competitive section of the Shanghai Film Fest, the Belt and Road Film Week.
The Italian Foreign Press Association awarded Best Actor to Toni Servillo and Luca Marinelli, Best Actress to Paola Cortellesi, and Best Comedy to Love and Bullets
The National Union of Film Journalists will be awarding prizes on 30 June in Taormina. Among the most nominated films are Love and Bullets and Dogman
A special Silver Ribbon will be presented to Paolo Taviani, also as a homage to his late brother Vittorio, for his Rainbow – A Private Affair.