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5/16/2019 - Nicole Kidman guest star at Taormina FilmFest 2019
It will be a long marathon from June 29th to July 6th: first the 73° edition of the Silver Ribbons and then, to follow, the 65° Taormina FilmFest from June 30th until July 6th. A double date presented in Cannes. As for the Taormina Film Fest, Nicole Kidman will be the guest of honor. The Australian actress, Oscar as best actress for The Hours, will receive the Taormina Arte Award. The festival will then have as godmother the Spanish actress and model Rocío Muñoz Morales. To inaugurate the festival, Ladies in Black, the new film by Australian director Bruce Beresford (Walking with Daisy), present in Taormina. Other guests include Kasia Smutniak with the sweet end of the day film by Jacek Borcuch, awarded at Sundance. Among the special screenings there will be Danny Boyle's first Italian premiere of the Beatles and the highly anticipated concert film Amazing Grace, with a young Aretha Franklin. On the tapes front, the European Silver Ribbon of the thirty year will go to Luca Guadagnino