The film of Ukrainian production was awarded the prestigious American award of the film festival Lighthouse International Film Festival.
Ukrainian film IZI received the audience award at the film festival Lighthouse International Film Festival in new Jersey, United States of America. This was reported on the official website of the State Agency of Ukraine for the movie in Facebook.
“IZI trimas Prize gladskih sympathy for confestival from new Jersey!
11th June at confestival Lighthouse International Film Festival new Jersey s uspehom vdbase show ukranska-Calistoga FLA EASY / IZI Director Andrea Magnani: FLM trimas Prize gladskih sympathy, “written in the message.
Frame from the movie IZI
Feature film IZI is the first official co-production of Ukraine with Italy. The tape was created with the support of the state of Ukraine, the Ministry of culture and the audiovisual Fund of Friuli Venezia Giulia (Italy). Production was companies FRESH PRODUCTION GROUP (Ukraine), BartlebyFilm and Pilgrim Film (Italy).
In the story, a 40-year-old Italian named’isidoro (briefly izi; ossicle to the title of the film – approx. ed.) at the request of his brother driven out of Italy in the Alpine Carpathian village, the coffin with the body of the deceased at the construction site of Ukrainian migrant workers. During this travel on the way’isidoro, a former successful racer, there are many obstacles.
Frame from the movie IZI
The film starred Italian and Ukrainian actors Nicola Nocella, Barbara Bush, Ostap Stupka, Veronika Shostak, Orest Garda.
Premiere of the film took place in Italy on 31 August 2017. The film was also shown at the film festival in Locarno, and the festival Love and anarchy, held in Helsinki, Finland, and now has received the award of the American Lighthouse International Film Festival.
Lighthouse International Film Festival – international film festival, which annually shows its viewers the best feature and documentary, short and feature films by talented filmmakers from around the world.
Lighthouse International Film Festival
Held on the island of long beach, new Jersey, one of the most popular destinations for surfers on the East Coast. The festival lasts three days and shows spectacular films in honor of the historic Barnegat lighthouse on the island of long beach.
We will remind, earlier video of the band ONUKA was included in the shortlist for the Berlin Fashion Film Festival.