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Claudia Gerini at Riviera International Film Festival

17/08/2020 - Claudia Gerini will be the special guest of the 2020 edition of the Riviera International Film Festival. The Roman actress will be present at the live evening scheduled for August 29th at the Cinema Teatro Conchiglia in Sestri Levante to award the winning film and documentary of the digital edition of the RIFF.

On the same evening Gerini will receive the RIFF Icon Award, an award that the festival gives every year to a film character to crown his achievements in the artistic field.
"I am happy to be present at the Riviera International Film Festival, a sign of vitality and passion for the seventh art to which I have dedicated my life for 30 years - explains Claudia Gerini (photo attached by Piergiorgio Pirrone) - I am grateful to the audience and honoured to receive this award".

In the meantime, the viewing of the films and documentaries in competition continues in full swing. Until August 26th it will be possible to watch the films on the website in original language with English subtitles and vote for favourites.
To vote, simply send a private message to the official Instagram page of the RIFF @rivierainternationalfilmfest with the title and a vote from 1 to 5 for each of the films or documentaries in competition.

The RIFF's winning film and documentary will be screened on 29 August 2020 at the Teatro Conchiglia amphitheatre in Sestri Levante (with Italian subtitles) and the event will be open to the public: free admission subject to availability of seats and in compliance with current health regulations.

The Riviera International Film Festival is realized with the contribution of Regione Liguria and with the support of the Municipality of Sestri Levante and Mediaterraneo Servizi.