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DAVID DI DONATELLO 2013

David di Donatello: 13 nominations for Giuseppe Tornatore and Daniele Vicari

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- In competition for the most prestigious Italian cinema award are films by Gabriele Salvatores, Roberto Andò, Matteo Garrone and Bernardo Bertolucci

David di Donatello: 13 nominations for Giuseppe Tornatore and Daniele Vicari

The award ceremony for the 57th edition of the David di Donatello will take place on Friday, June 14. It will be transmitted during primetime on Rai1. Diaz [+see also:
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by Daniele Vicari and The Best Offer [+see also:
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by Giuseppe Tornatore have received 13 award nominations each, among which nominations for best film and best director. Viva la libertà [+see also:
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by Roberto Andò has been nominated 12 times, including for best film. Following these, with 11 nominations, are Educazione siberiana [+see also:
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by Gabriele Salvatores also including nominations for best film and best director, and Reality [+see also:
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by Matteo Garrone, also in the running for best film. Me and You [+see also:
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by Bernardo Bertolucci received 6 nominations, including best film and best director.

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Overall, 27 films have received nominations from the Academy of Italian Cinema. The evaluation period spanned from March 2012 to this past April. Nominations for best director include Leonardo Di Costanzo for The Interval [+see also:
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, Giorgia Farina for Amiche da morire [+see also:
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, Alessandro Gassmann for Razzabastarda [+see also:
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, Luigi Lo Cascio for The Ideal City [+see also:
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and Laura Morante for La cerise sur le gâteau [+see also:
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In the running for best actress are Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Margherita Buy, Federica Victoria Caiozzo, Tea Falco and Jasmine Trinca, while best actor nominations include Aniello Arena, Sergio Castellitto, Roberto Herlitzka, Luca Marinelli, Valerio Mastandrea and Toni Servillo.

Best European Union film nominations are 007 Skyfall [+see also:
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by Sam Mendes, Amour [+see also:
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by Michael Haneke, Anna Karenina [+see also:
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by Joe Wright, Quartet [+see also:
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by Dustin Hoffman and Rust & Bone [+see also:
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by Jacques Audiard.

Over 6,000 youngsters from secondary schools across Italy will vote for the David Giovani. The selection includes The Best Offer by Tornatore, Il principe abusivo [+see also:
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by Alessandro Siani, Una famiglia perfetta by Paolo Genovese, Twice Born [+see also:
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by Sergio Castellitto and Viva l'Italia [+see also:
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by Massimiliano Bruno.

(Translated from Italian)

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