ValdarnoCinema Film Festival

06.10.2021 - 10.10.2021

Start of the 39th edition of the ValdarnoCinema Film Festival scheduled from October 6 to 10 in San Giovanni Valdarno.

In the competition participate 21 Italian and international works and six Tuscan works out of competition.

The elected jury is with Diana Saqeb, Afghan filmmaker, programmer of the Kabul Human Rights Film Festival and programmer of the Kabul Children’s Cinema, now unfortunately closed. With her, judging the works in competition, will be Emanuela Genovese, film critic and journalist for “Avvenire”, “La Rivista del Cinematografo” and other Catholic periodicals, and Roberto Silvestri, film critic for “Il Manifesto”, host of the Radio 3 program “Hollywood Party” and curator of the Ciotta Silvestri, together with Mariuccia Ciotta.

The festival will take place entirely at the CinemaTeatro Masaccio in San Giovanni Valdarno.

The Marzocco Award, reserved for the first place winner (€ 1,000 for the feature film and € 500 for the short) is a symbol of the City of San Giovanni Valdarno and is named after Marino Borgogni, President of Valdarno Cinema Fedic who died in 2012.

There are also many categories of evaluation that compete for other awards and for each award a different jury: to learn more

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