EFA: Bellocchio gets 4 nominations
The nominations for the European Film Awards 2019 have been announced in Seville. Marco Bellocchio's The Traitor gets 4: Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor (Pierfrancesco Favino), Best Screenplay (Marco Bellocchio, Ludovica Rampoldi, Valia Santella, Francesco Piccolo).
Moreover, Agostino Ferrente's Selfie and Beniamino Barrese's The Disappearance of My Mother have been nominated as Best Documentary.
Released in late October in France, Igort's 5 Is the Perfect Number is now entering its sixth weeks in cinemas and is still playing in 14 cities.
Four projects have been selected to move on to the production phase for the films of the 8th edition (2019-2020) of the Biennale College – Cinema.
From 6 to 12 December, the annual literature and cinema event will be returning to Como and Milan once more, offering up a tribute to Batman and a selection of recent genre films
Shooting is underway for Francesco Bruni’s Andrà tutto bene [Everything Will Be Alright] starring Kim Rossi Stuart, Lorenza Indovina, Barbara Ronchi, Giuseppe Pambieri, Raffaella Lebboroni, Nicola Nocella, Fotini Peluso and Tancredi Galli.
Faith is the new documentary by Valentina Pedicini and will be the only Italian film in competition at the prestigious IDFA in Amsterdam.