• Nastri d'Argento, here are the nominations of the edition number 74


05 July 2020Gala evening for the delivery ceremony of the 'Nastri d'Argento' from the MAXXI Museum in Rome, transformed for the occasion into a set to celebrate the great cinema. Appointment live tomorrow evening from 21.10 on Rai Movie (digital terrestrial channel 24). Anna Ferzetti will lead and guide the 74th edition, in the name of solidarity to underline the importance of cinema in a season marked by Covid-19.

Among the protagonists, spotlights on the challenge between the 'Favolacce' of the D'Innocenzo brothers awarded in Berlin and the 'Pinocchio' by Matteo Garrone. With them in five for the prize for the best film also 'The most beautiful years' by Gabriele Muccino, 'Hammamet' by Gianni Amelio and 'La dea Fortuna' by Ferzan Ozpetek.

And this year there are ten, exceptionally, the authors selected for the best direction : also Pupi Avati, Cristina Comencini, Pietro Marcello, Mario Martone and Gabriele Salvatores competing together with the directors nominated for the best film. Then the candidates as leading actor : Pierfrancesco Favino, Craxi in 'Hammamet', Luca Marinelli for 'Martin Eden', Stefano Accorsi and Edoardo Leo in couple for 'La dea Fortuna', Francesco Di Leva for 'The mayor of the Sanità district' and Kim Rossi Stuart for 'The most beautiful years'. Again, here are the names competing among the leading actresses : Giovanna Mezzogiorno (Returning), Micaela Ramazzotti (The most beautiful years), Jasmine Trinca (The goddess of luck), Lunetta Savino (Rosa) and Lucia Sardo (Picciridda). For the actors who are not protagonists in the race, however, Roberto Benigni (Pinocchio), Carlo Buccirosso (5 is the perfect number), Carlo Cecchi (Martin Eden), Massimiliano Gallo and Roberto De Francesco (The mayor of the Sanità district) and Massimo Popolizio ( The first Christmas - The thief of days). So, the supporting actresses : Barbara Chichiarelli (Favolacce), Matilde Gioli (The golden men), Valeria Golino (5 is the perfect number - Portrait of the young woman in flames), Benedetta Porcaroli (18 gifts) and Alba Rohrwacher (Maybe ). Also theremusic will be great protagonist of the evening. Among the candidates for the best original song , Claudio Baglioni, Diodato, Brunori Sas and the rapper Liberato.

During the evening, curated by Laura Delli Colli for the film journalists who produce the event, the Golden Ribbon will be delivered to Vittorio Storaro, the Lifetime Ribbon to Toni Servillo and the Ribbon of the year for 'I wanted to hide' by Giorgio Rights, which rewards the director, the producers and the protagonist Elio Germano. While respecting the rules imposed by the
protocols, Nastri's is an evening of great cinema live after many delayed editions. In the foreground the protagonists of the year and the winners of the great challenge for the best film, the comedy, the protagonists and the protagonists of a special year that saw Italian cinema at the center of an exceptional recovery up to the two Silver Bears of Berlin. And the awards of
film journalists born in 1946, never like this year, are on the side of those who work behind the scenes with an often invisible role. A journey into Italian cinema in the story of the protagonists who parade in the evening that reopens the great live events.

At the end of the award ceremony, meanwhile, Rai Movie will celebrate the victory of the Ribbon for Toni Servillo's career by broadcasting the film 'The confessions' directed by Roberto Andò.