Sestri Levante (Ge) – The third edition of Riviera International Film Festival has officially started. The Festival is dedicated to under 35 directors and will take place in Sestri Levante until May, 12th. On the red carpet, RIFF2019’s godmother Stella Egitto, J. Miles Dale (Canadian producer and director, Academy Award in 2018 with Guillermo del Toro’s “The Shape of Water”), Eddy Moretti (co-founder of Vice Media and Emmy Award in 2014), Yalitza Aparicio (main character in Alfonso Cuarón’s “Roma”), Cristiana Dell’Anna (“Un posto al sole”, “In punta di piedi”, “Rocco Chinnici – è così lieve il tuo bacio sulla fronte”, “Mister felicità), Nils Hartmann (Director of Sky Italia’s original productions), Cristina Donadio (Italian actress, who also played the role of Scianel in the series “Gomorrah”), Silvia Locatelli (Elle journalist), Josephine de La Baume (known for “One Day”, “Rush”, “The Hitman’s Bodyguard”), Sestri Levante’s major Valentina Ghio and Liguria’s councilor for culture Ilaria Cavo.
The Riviera International Film Festival is made in collaboration with the city of Sestri Levante, Mediaterraneo Servizi, the Ligurian region and the city of Portofino.
Cristiana Dell’Anna wears a Alessio Visone’s tuxedo.