[Ischia, 15 June 2016] Wonderful Aragonese Castle in Ischia is ready to receive many international stars, authorized personnel, journalists, movie lovers and tourists.
From 25 June to 2 July 2016, become again Ischia Film Festival. Film kermesse about locations, loved and awaited, arrived at fourteenth edition. Movie&Tourism, the perfect binomial that, during the years, determined success of this great Festival.
In and out of Competition, works of great value, very heterogeneous, will deal with current issues, classic iconographic issues, typical of Italian and foreign cinematography.
Below, some important information about this edition.
- 39 Italian premières, 1 European première. And 5 world premères.
- 33 countries where these films come from: Italiy, Switzerland, Austria, India, Philippines, Usa, Turkey, China, Chile, Hungary, Bulgaria, Russia, Germany, Argentine, Australia, Brazil, Iran, Canada, United Kingdom, Belgium, Spain, Pakistan, Ireland, Iceland, Denmark, Poland, Armenia, Guatemala, Ukraine, Sweden, Luxembourg.
- 43 Italian movies.
- 41 films in competition in different sections (“Feature Films”, “Documentaries”, “Short Films”, “Location denied”)
- For a total of 101 works.
To enrich this edition three focus about North European cinematography, Ukraine and Basilicata directed to show works that normally couldn't find their place in film distribution circuit.
“I'm very satisfied about the high quality of movies that will be screened during Ischia Film Festival fourteenth edition”: declared director Michelangelo Messina, continuing: “For us is very important to offer works that we believe in and certainly are a surplus value of our Festival about locations. Moreover, this year, you can't miss important international premières.”