MOMPEO CELEBRATES THE FUTURE'S CINEMA
First award: distribution in the cinema of Italy
Mauro Moretti to the young videomakers: “Being a group and take the lead of our Country”...
Grand Final for the fourteenth edition of Mompeo in Corto: the winners of this event and the cinema of the future. To lead the dance the art director Maria Luisa Lafiandra, with her usual enthusiasm.
The fiction section first prize went to Matteo Pianezzi with Smile, while the award for best videoclip at Emilio Pastorino with a song "Come si fa" by Amelie. A night full of guests and many stimuli. On the stage Valentina Lodovini, Enrico Vanzina, Beniamino Marcone, Daniele Favilli, Edoardo De Angelis, Riccardo Castagnari-Quince with his Marlene D.. But also Mario Spedaletti (Medusa) and the Mayor Mauro Moretti.
An edition of fun and happy atmosphere, but also of great content and intriguing discussion on the plight of Italian cinema. Valentina Lodovini who wanted to offer the prize for Best Comedy Actress at the Cinecittà workers barricaded themselves in these days to avert the closure of the historic center of production. The challenge is made more explicit with the intervention of Daniele Favilli, very active actor in Los Angeles, which has emphasized the difficulty of making films in our country. Animated response of the audience. Inevitable and scathing response from the Mayor Moretti who has invited young people to "network and take the reins of this country", becoming protagonists of Italian life.
Beniamino Marcone, awarded on the same stage last year, said: "Mompeo brought me luck, last year I did Il giovane Montalbano, iand now, I will go out with Cesaroni."
But we go into the detail of the evening. The first section of fiction prize went to the intense and touching Smile by Matteo Pianezzi who took the distribution by Medusa's work in some of the major Italian cinema at the top of one of the films that will be distributed to September.
The award for best clip "Come si fa" directed by Emilio Pastorino who made the videolip of a beautiful song of Amelie. A particular: Amelie, discovered by Premio Poggio Bustone in Rieti Award during Mompeo in Corto was in the Lunezia where she won the first prize. Pastorino won the opportunity to participate in an internship with Tweedle, Italian company leader in the sound.
In fondo a destra, a lovely short on the loneliness of the elderly, won two special mentions: for the script to Valerio Groppa and for the interpretation of Sergio Fiorentini, great Italian actor and dubber. The award for social commitment has gone to Hands by Andrea Falbo and Chiara Rapaccioni, including a short film and drawing come to Mompeo by Inventa un Film Festival which Mompeo has a partnership.
Al servizio del cliente by Premio Solinas, directed by Beppe Tufarulo won a special mention for his screenplay on an equal basis with In fondo a destra. And again: La casa dei trenta rumori by Diego Monfredini was awarded a special mention for Best Photography, Amarillo Limon for the creative idea.
Quell'estate al mare of Anita Rivaroli and Irene Tommasi obtained several mentions for fiction Best Director, for his portrayal of Matteo Oggioni and Roberto Citran. Mention for Best videoclip director, finally, went to Mario Parruccini for Love by Sistiana.
Among the main guests: Enrico Vanzina: screenwriter, author of numerous books for film, first of all the historic Febbre da cavallo, which Mompeo wanted to recognize the historic role in the birth of the Italian comedy; Valentina Lodovini Award for Best Actress Comedy Italian ; Riccardo Castagnari, aka Quince with his unsurpassed Marlene D. obtained Award Theatre and Music; Paolo Fosso with the revelation Award for the screenplay of Prima se il buio, and Davide Sacchetti Promise of Italian and international cinema, to Clemente Mimun goes to the traditional Mompeo Journalism Award.
Among the many other guests, some of the jurors of the competition that gives rise to questoappuntamento: Daniele Favilli, the actor who became famous for participating in Un posto al sole, but for years active in the British market, especially in Hollywood, awarded Revelation International Actor. And Beniamino Marcone, awarded last year as best actor in the short Mompeo Risorse umane fresche di giornata, which was awarded for his role of Giuseppe Fazio in Il giovane Montalbano.
Speaking of new proposals, the evening was also an opportunity to present BlackOut, a film about the dramatic theme of violence in a group created by young artists and performers from 16 to 17 who will soon be among the events of the Film Festival in Venice. At present the directors Manuel Zarpellon and Giorgia Lorenzato. Also present two of the professionals who have decided to offer their commitment to this work: Marco Testoni, author of the soundtrack, and Edoardo De Angelis, author of the text of the original song of the movie which will be played by Antonella Ruggiero, another artist who wanted to collaborate on the project, along with Dolcenera who gave one of her songs. Edoardo De Angelis wanted to offer some of the historical parts: Lella at the famous La casa di Hilde.
We remind the jury that he saw the Presidency headed by Babak Karimi. Among the jurors, in addition to Daniele Favilli and Beniamino Marcone, remember: Marzia Apice, managing editor of the newspaper online 4Arts - Entertainment & Labor. Silvia Marinucci reporter for 35mm. Bruno Di Marino, historian of the moving image, is currently Professor of Theory and Method of Mass Media at the Academy of Fine Arts in Frosinone.
Recall that the event is organized by the Comune di Mompeo, with Regione Lazio- Assessorato Cultura, Spettacolo e Sport e Provincia di Rieti; and Enel Spa, Autostrade per l’Italia, Bnl Gruppo Paribas, Cariri, eni, Fazio.
Showing of SMILE short movie of Matteo Pianezzi
For one night the "road" of the Baroque room of Shari Vari of Rome (Via de 'Nari, 14) will be the place for the showing of SMILE. Sunday, February 3, 2013 from 19:00 will be officially presented to the public "Smile", winner of the Best Short Film Festival 2012 at Mompeo in Corto, will be present the director and actor Matteo Pianezzi.... continua
MOMPEO CELEBRATES THE FUTURE'S CINEMA
Mauro Moretti to the young videomakers: “Being a group and take the lead of our Country”
Grand Final for the fourteenth edition of Mompeo in Corto: the winners of this event and the cinema of the future. To lead the dance the art director Maria Luisa Lafiandra, with her usual enthusiasm.... continua
A GREAT END TO THE FESTIVAL MOMPEO IN CORTO
On the stage of the final: Valentina Lodovini, Enrico Vanzina, Beniamino Marcone, Daniele Favilli e Marlene Dietrich…... continua
Tonight opens MOMPEO IN CORTO 2012
Mompeo in Corto 2012 starts with Umberto Scipione, composer who wrote the soundtrack of Benvenuti al Sud and Benvenuti al Nord...... continua
Here the press kit (in Italian)
MOMPEO OPENS ITS DOORS TO CREATIVITY
On the stage of final: Clemente Mimun, Enrico Vanzina, Umberto Scipione, Daniele Favilli and Marlene Dietrich…... continua
A GREAT JURY FOR A FESTIVAL THAT LOOKS FORWARD TO THE FUTURE OF THE GREAT CINEMA
The deadline to participate to the XIV Edition of MOMPEO IN CORTO is extended to 9th June at the 12.00, the International Short Film Festival that the City of Mompeo, under the project management of Maria Luisa Lafiandra organized by fourteen years gathering from all over the world the best of Italian and foreign Filmmakers. Registration is free.... continua
MOMPEO 2012: OPEN ITS DOORS TO THE WORLD
Online the invitation to participate to MOMPEO IN CORTO, the International Short Film Festival that the City of Mompeo, under the artistic direction of Maria Luisa Lafiandra organized by fourteen years gathering from all over the world the best of Italian and foreign Filmmakers. Registration is free and the deadline is May 20.
Two competing sections: fiction and video clips.
Organized under the patronage of the Ministero della Gioventù and in partnership with the Province of Rieti and the Lazio Region, the festival will take place in Mompeo between 19 and 21 July 2012. MOMPEO IN CORTO is one of the most prestigious international festival that honors the video clip, a film genre that collects in a short time music and cinema fans.
President of the Jury of the Festival will be Babak Karimi (in the pic), the Italian-Iranian filmmaker who won the Silver Bear for Best Actor at the Berlin Film Festival 2011 for the film "A Separation" (the film won the Golden Globe and the Oscar Award for Best Foreign Film 2012).
GREAT ENDING for MOMPEO IN CORTO
Great final last night for Mompeo in Corto: as if by miracle this little gem of the Valley of Farfa is animated by artists, International celebrated personalities, creativity alive and pulsing. There are two award categories: on one hand the films and their authors and actors, the other prizes to the greatest artists in cinema history and culture that traditionally Mompeo decides to recognize the value and merit. Led the evening Maria Luisa Lafiandra, neo-artistic director of the Festival.
First, the Lifetime Achievement Award went to Ornella Muti, and more charming asever, radiant but especially for the recent participation in the filming of the new film by Woody Allen. Edoardo Vianello received the Lifetime Achievement Award for "Italian Song" a witty as it is timeless. While to Detto Mariano, the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement, went to the Career Award for Soundtrack.
The Traditional Journalism Award went to Mario Orfeo, currently director of Il Messaggero, former editor of Il Mattino. Currently the youngest newspaper editor in Italy(born 1966), a pen these days, with a splendid and glorious history behind it.
Tonight closes Mompeo in Corto revealing the names of winners. On stage will go up the special guests invited to collect awards and recognitions: Ornella Muti, Detto Mariano, Edoardo Vianello, Eleonora Giorgi, Mario Orfeo and many more...
Do not miss the evening of the thirteenth edition of Mompeo in Corto.... continua
WHEN THE SHORTFILM BECOMES A LONG MOVIE... Sweet Sweet Marja: a film born of the great idea of a shortfilm
Second day for MOMPEO IN CORTO. Planned projection and awards for the film Sweet Sweet Marja, a delightful film signed by Angelo Frezza born from an award-winning short film La piantina in 2001 in Mompeo.
A comedy incredibly ironic, whit an excellent cast: Marco Messeri, Maria Grazia Cucinotta, Pietro Sermonti, Antonio Spriano. Will be present the director Angelo Frezza, Corrado Calda, actor and co-writer, and Elisabetta De Palo, one of the main actors in the film.
with the film CINQUE begins tonight Mompeo in Corto 2011
The film CINQUE will be screened from 21.00 approximately in the square of Mompeo, will be the presence of the director FRANCESCO MARIA DOMENIDO' and the actors Matteo Branciamore, Emma Nitti, Alessandro Borghi.
Next Wednesday will take place the Press Conference of Mompeo In Corto, the International Short Film Festival organized by the City of Mompeo for thirteen years gathering from all over the world the best of short films including animation, fiction and music videos. Will present the Mayor of Mompeo Mauro Moretti, the Artistic Director Maria Luisa Lafiandra.
They will also present some of the artists awarded out of competition. Among those Cristiana Capotondi, who will receive from Mompeo in Corto an Award for her performance in The Wholly Family by Terry Gilliam.
MATTEO BRANCIAMORE for the movie CINQUE
Matteo Branciamore, for the REVELATION FILM of 2011, will be present together with the film's director FRANCESCO MARIA DOMINEDO' and other actors at the festival on July 21 at 21.00... continua
eni, si gira!
"Sixty years of history narrated from the archive film Eni.
Since the fifties Enrico Mattei uses the cinema as a medium to tell the development of Eni.
In 1958 starts the cinema office, including some famous directors such as Joris Ivens andother promising young Italian films such as Bernardo Bertolucci, who later became internationally known filmmakers."
Eleonora Giorgi president of the jury 2011
Eleonora Giorgi, has accepted the invitation of the Festival Mompeo in Corto and will be the President of the Jury for the 2011.
2011: a year of change
2011: a year of change, from the artistic director (Maria Luisa Lafiandra), to the site, the new logo. Remains stable, the love for the culture of quality that meets professionally around him a group of passionate people involved in the project from the first hour.... continua