“Tolo Tolo” wins the David Audience Award
Stefano Stefanutto Rosa
Penned, directed and played by Luca
Medici / Checco Zalone, Tolo Tolo win this year’s David Audience
Award. The prize will be presented during the award ceremony of the 66th
David di Donatello Awards on May 11th. This important recognition,
introduced in 2019, is a prize aiming to show the attention and thankfulness of
the Italian Film Academy to those films and filmmakers who have strongly
contributed to the commercial success of the Italian film industry. Tolo Tolo
reached the biggest number of admissions among the films released by 28
February 2021: 6,674,622 viewers.
Giorgio Diritti’s film walked away with seven
trophies, including Best Film, Best Director and Best Actor, while Sophia
Loren was crowned Best Actress and Pietro Castellitto Best Emerging
Monica Bellucci will receive the Special David Award 2021 at the 66th edition of the David di Donatello Awards.
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.
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.