Kevin Costner testimonial Ischia Global Film & Music Fest: continues the countdown to the event that will bring international stars and events in the Gulf of Naples from July 12 to 20. After Bono and Al Pacino in Los Angeles and Sylvester Stallone at Cannes, is the American star, in Italy for the gala “Waiting Ischia Glob2al/Una night with a legend” at the Hotel de Russie in Rome and the concert that will be held in Orvieto with his band for the celebration of July 4th, to receive the Ischia Legend Award – in the myth of Luchino Visconti assigned by the Board of the event created and produced by Pascal Vicedomini with the Ischia International Arts Academy, which will open on ‘green Island” next Saturday at La Colombaia, that it was the residence of the Visconti.
”I’m touched, i love Italy – said Costner getting the prize ‘for the narrative skills of his films – I loved her very young age and I will never forget my experience in Venice in the magic of ‘Silverado’ and ‘Fandango”. My only regret is that my wife is not here to share this joy with me”. Costner, who has stayed recently in Campania to produce a popular advertising campaign set in Amalfi Coast, directed by Luca Minieri (“Welcome to the South”), was honored by Tony Renis (Honorary President of the Festival), Antonello Venditti (Walton Award Ischia where he is expected July 19) and the many protagonists of the Global fest like the film director Vanzina Carlo, Paolo Genovese, the producer Rita Rusic, Enrico Lucherini, Clarissa Burt.
The twelfth edition of the Global fest will be presented in Rome, July 9 (Hotel de Russie, h: 3 pm) by Kerry Kennedy, president of the Kennedy Foundation and Chairperson of the Social Cinema Forum, 2014, Israeli artist Noa, from director Mimmo Calopresti and producer Darina Pavlova announce that the focus on Bulgaria and the film industry in the emerging countries of the EU. The Global Fest is sponsored by the Tourism Department with the support of the Campania Region, of EU, and the Ministry of Culture (Cinema).