The CIAK D’ORO 2012 prizes for Italian cinema, created by Ciak, the monthly film magazine edited by Piera Detassis will be presented on Wednesday 6 June in Rome.
The awards ceremony will be held against the prestigious backdrop of the Palazzo Valentini, in the presence of the host, the President of the Province Nicola Zingaretti.
Voted by the readers of the magazine and a jury of 100 critics and journalists, since 1985 the CIAK D’ORO prizes are awarded to the best films and actors of the season and are effectively the only form of popular recognition for Italian cinema.
During the evening, three short films – winners of the “Film Factory Italia – Imparare il Cinema”, a workshop for aspiring filmmakers run in cooperation between Disaronno, Ciak and OffiCine – will be screened for the first time. Also present at the event will be Silvio Soldini, Artistic Supervisor, Giorgio Garini, Coordinator and Pierfrancesco Favino one of the teachers of the course.