CortoDino, The Dino De Laurentiis Film Festival has reached its tenth edition, for the first time in streaming. Many films in competition, eighty-three out of 3200 short-movies from all over the world.
A highly respected jury, with the participation among others of Gianfranco Pannone, Juliet Esey Joseph, and Kassim Yassin, chaired by the Neapolitan actress Nunzia Schiano. Honorary President was the director Giuliano Montaldo.
There were numerous encounters with authors throughout the event, including Marco Risi, Claudio Noce, and Don Luigi Ciotti.
Special award winners include Claudia Gerini, Luca and Carlo Verdone, Franco Nero, Alvaro Vitali, Fabio Schifino for the short film My Dolly.
CortoDino is promoted by the association Esseoesse, with the contribution of the cinema law of the Campania Region and under the patronage of the City of Torre Annunziata. The founder of the Festival is Filippo Germano, with the artistic direction of Angela Lucibello and the artistic coordination of Francesca Piggianelli.
Best Italian short film Black out, directed by Giuseppe Rasi
Best international short film Nunca te dejé sola, directed by Mireia Noguera
Best Italian Short Over La confessione, directed by Benedicta Boccoli
Best International Short Over La tercera parte, directed by Alicia Albares and Paco Cavero
Best Documentary ex aequo Caine, direceted by Amalia de Simone
Best Documentary ex aequo L’italiano che inventò il cinema (The Italian who invented cinema), directed by Stefano Anselmi
Best Animated Short Film ex aequo La grande onda, produced by Luca Rocchi Roma
Best Short Animated Film ex aequo The N.A.P., directed by Adolfo Di Molfetta
Best Short Film School Inter. Camina con mico, school director Raquel Aucejo (Javi Navarro & 3rd grade of the public school c.e.i.p. Serrerìa of Valencia, Spain)
Best Italian School Short Film Il nascondiglio by Matteo Macaluso, Saverio Settembrino – Scuola media A. Balletti -RE
Best Talent from Campania Una cosa mia, directed by Giovanni Dota
Best Screenplay Lotta per la vita to Cristian Boragine
Best Photography Alpha Award to Elena Rubashevska/Ukraine
Best Director for L’attesa to Angela Bevilacqua
Best Actor to Franco Nero for Il suggeritore-Nil difficile Volenti by Fabio D’Avino
Buon Vento (Good Wind) Award to Ludovica Nasti for Fame by Giuseppe Alessio Nuzzo