[Ischia, May, 3rd 2014] This 12th edition of the Ischia Film Festival is full of works, the international film competition dedicated to the location in the audiovisual and cultural identity of the territories that has received this year more than 500 works from all over the world.
"The Ischia Film Festival is one of the the most appreciated by Filmmakers and professionals who did not miss their contribution with works submitted from 37 countries around the world including Argentina, Cyprus , Chile, Finland , Greece, Mexico, Syria , South Korea , Iraq, Israel to the democratic Republic of Congo “ - has declared the director and creator of the festival Michelangelo Messina.
An hard work of selection for the organizers who will select more than 80 works including feature films , shorts and documentaries for the jury that will decide the winners during the festival . Other prizes as the Ischia Film Award for Lifetime Achievement will be awarded to famous guests who will partecipate at the festival that in recent years has seen the presence of 8 Oscars and hundreds of Italians and foreigners actors and directors.
The program with the titles of the selected works, and the names of the guests of this edition , will be announced at the press conference in June. The event, like previous editions , will take place in the exclusive location of the Aragonese Castle of Ischia in the Bay of Cartaromana from June, 28th to July, 5th 2014.
To participate to the festival you need to buy a cultural accreditation through the website or on location at the Info Point Festival that will be set up at the Piazzale Aragonese from June, 26th onwards. The Ischia Film Festival, thanks to the collaboration of the best hotels on the island , offers a package holiday in Ischia for the whole week or just for the weekend of the opening and closing event, at a discount to the festival accredited.
Or have a look to the last catalogue or visit the database of selected films