We announce with great pleasure that for the third year in a row, the festival has received the high patronage of the President of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz.
[Ischia, 9 April 2016] “European Parliament greatly appreciates this event, which has become through the years a well-known artistic tradition, celebrating European cultures and international cinema and, through those, cultural identity and territorial values, highlighting the social dimension of culture and promoting dialogue between directors and audience.” "
With these words President Martin Schultz has granted, via personal mail, the high patronage of European Parliament to Ischia Film Festival.
" Art director Michelangelo Messina stated: “Getting high patronage from European Parliament for the third time in a row is a great satisfaction. President Schultz’s assertion honors us and pushes us to work better and better to promote Italian and European cinema.”
The 14th edition of the Festival will take place in the charming Aragonese Castle in Ischia from June 25th to July 2nd 2016 hosting prominent international guests.