:: TAORMINA ARTE AWARD FOR CINEMATIC EXCELLENCE TO ANTONIO BANDERAS
During the festival nights at the Greek Theatre, some prestigious International
cinema’s personalities are granted with the Taormina Arte Award for
Cinematic Excellence [read
:: CINEMA'S LESSONS
The real event within the event will be represented by seven “Cinema’s
Lessons” organized by Felice Laudadio and presented to the public by Deborah
:: GREAT CINEMA AT ANCIENT THEATRE
Every night a World or an International première film of great
spectacular impact was presented on the immense screen of the Greek Theatre [read
:: TAORMINA 50TH. EVENTS
Special events were held on occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the festival [read
:: THE PRIZEGIVING
The Banca Nazionale del Lavoro awards the prize BNL First Film 2004 to the Irish director John Simpson for the film "FREEZE FRAME".
The prize BNL - The Sicilian Shorts 2004, goes to Piero Messina for the short film "STIDDA CA CURRI".
In this section, the short "REGALO DI COMPLEANNO" by Christian Bisceglia and Fabrizio Ruggirello got a nomination too. There're all prizes [read
:: NASTRI D'ARGENTO
During a nice soirée, the Nastri d’argento have been given; it is the oldest rave to the Italian Cinema, organized by the National Union of Italian Cinematographic Journalists.
Here the winners of the Nastri d’argento. [read
:: TAORMINA 50. THE GREAT FILMS FROM THE PAST EDITIONS OF TAORMINA
Felice Laudadio has selected 12 films presented at the festival of Taormina from
its year of foundation (1955) on, tracing the prestigious history of the Sicilian
:: SPECIAL POSTAL CANCELLATION
In occasion of the 50th edition of Taormina Bnl FilmFest, was temporary post office desk where who wanted could have the postal cancellation on Taormina Bnl FilmFest 2004 postcards with Italian stamps riproducing Italian cinema stars.
:: THE COMPLETE PROGRAMME OF TAORMINA BNL FILM FEST
In 2004 the International film festival of Taormina and Messina celebrates its
50th edition. [read