Spotlight on Shooting Stars at International Rome Film Festival
With the aim of increasing the awareness of European films and talent in Italy, European Film Promotion (EFP) will be bringing three Shooting Stars 2010 to the International Rome Film Festival (October 28 - November 5) for the first time.
Following the showcase at the Berlin International Film Festival, the selected three emerging actors will present their recent films at Italy's glittering cinematographic feast. The Italian SHOOTING STAR Michele Riondino (video interview) will be seen in Ten Winters [+see also:
interview: Michele Riondino - actor
interview: Valerio Mieli
film profile] by Valerio Mieli, Zrinka Cvitesić (video interview) from Croatia will be in Rome with her film On The Path [+see also:
film profile] by Jasmila Zbanić and Pihla Viitala (video interview) from Finland will be attending with Bad Family [+see also:
film profile] by Aleksi Salmenperä.
The presentation of SHOOTING STARS in Rome is being supported financially by the Media Programme of the EU. "We believe in the future of emerging actors. That's why Rome opens a big window onto bright new hopes each year", says Roberto Cicutto, director of The Business Street at the International Rome Film Festival.
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